Climbing knots are knots used by rock climbers. Caving knots are knots used by people who practice spelunking. Rescue knots are used to for rescue operations.
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Common caving knots. Includes description, comments, diagrams.
Considerations for Rope Rescue
Detailed document by Kenneth Laidlaw. Covers rope rescue equipment and techniques.
Needle Sports: Abseil Knots
Compares abseiling knots. Includes test results and references.
Professional Association of Climbing Instructors Knots
Knots area of the Professional Association of Climbing Instructors website. Features PDF documents of various aspects of knot-tying, such as strength tests, ascender knots, and general knotting publications.
The Prusik Knot
A climbing knot. Includes description, notes, history.
Rock Climbing Knots
Animated tutorials of climbing knots. Features single loops, double loops, hitches and stopper knots.
VPI Cave Club
Article about caving knots. Covers rope selection, knot selection, general knot-tying procedure and common caving knots.
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