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Stevedore knot

Stevedore knot

Make bend in rope.
Cross over.
Bring behind.
Cross over again.
Bring round.
Put end through loop formed.
Pull ends to tighten.

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Use:
The stevedore knot is a stopper knot. Works better than the overhand knot and is easier to untie after the knot has been tightened.