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gestoken achtknoop

English translation: figure-eight loop / Flemish loop

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Dutch term or phrase:gestoken achtknoop
English translation:figure-eight loop / Flemish loop
Entered by: Alexander Schleber
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09:55 May 19, 2012
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Sports / Fitness / Recreation
Dutch term or phrase: gestoken achtknoop
KLIMMEN: Voorklimmen en zekeren op rots met de juiste technieken Knopen (zaksteek,ankersteek, gestoken achtknoop, vissersknoop, mastworp, machardknoop, paalsteek, prusikknoop mickeyknoop) Op een veilige manier opbouwen en begeleiden van een zelfgezekerde rappel vertrekkende van een veilige standplaats.
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 20:36
figure-eight loop (also "Flemish loop" or "Flemish eight" or "Figure eight follow through loop")
Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Figure-of-eight_loop

http://www.animatedknots.com/fig8follow/

http://esac.climbing.nl/infovoorleden/opleiding/knopen.html
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Bryan Crumpler
United States
Local time: 14:36
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5figure-eight loop (also "Flemish loop" or "Flemish eight" or "Figure eight follow through loop")
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figure-eight loop (also "Flemish loop" or "Flemish eight" or "Figure eight follow through loop")


Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Figure-of-eight_loop

http://www.animatedknots.com/fig8follow/

http://esac.climbing.nl/infovoorleden/opleiding/knopen.html

Bryan Crumpler
United States
Local time: 14:36
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