bowstring knot love

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  • Historically used as an eye for archers' bowstrings. A simple strong knot that stays secure once it's tied and pulled firmly. Widely used because it's small, strong, easy to tie, and doesn't have loose ends. Modern archers prefer fixed spliced loops, however.

    February 23, 2008