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Knots & Climbing

Zeppelin bend

What is the Zeppelin Bend Knot?

The Zeppelin bend knot is a simple but great looking symmetric knot. It is a stable knot and is jam resistant.

The Zeppelin Bend Knot, what is it used for?

The Zeppelin bend can be used to tie two ropes together. It can also be used to generate a decorative piece of rope art.


In this instruction for the Zeppelin Bend we left the ends short so it will fit better in the frame but for day to day use you should leave more tail.