Boating knots 5 - Clove Hitch
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Wrap 1 full lop around the pole, bringing th end of the rope over the top of itself. clove1
Take a second full wrap under the first, bringing the tag end back through the gap between the 2 wraps. clove2
Now tighten the slack between the wraps by pulling the tag end and main lentgh of rope in opposite directions. clove3