|Typical use||Light-duty right-angle lashing|
|ABoK||#385, #1182, #1255|
The Transom knot is a simple lashing knot, based on the Constrictor knot, used to secure two linear objects at right angles to each other. To reinforce, a second Transom knot can be made on the opposite side and at a right-angle to the first. Suggested for binding kite sticks.
- Clifford W. Ashley, The Ashley Book of Knots (New York: Doubleday, 1944), 225.