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The '''killick hitch''' is a type of [[hitch knot]] used to attach a [[rope]] to oddly shaped objects. This knot, also known as the kelleg hitch is an alteration of the [[timber hitch]].  
 
The '''killick hitch''' is a type of [[hitch knot]] used to attach a [[rope]] to oddly shaped objects. This knot, also known as the kelleg hitch is an alteration of the [[timber hitch]].  
 
A killick is a small anchor. The killick hitch was used to anchor small boats.  
 
A killick is a small anchor. The killick hitch was used to anchor small boats.  
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* http://www.scoutxing.com/knots/killick_hitch/killick_hitch.htm
 
* http://www.scoutxing.com/knots/killick_hitch/killick_hitch.htm
  
 
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Latest revision as of 14:36, 29 November 2009

Killick hitch
Killick hitch.jpg
Names Killick hitch, Kelleg hitch
Category hitch
Related Timber hitch
Typical use Attach a rope to an oddly shaped object.


The killick hitch is a type of hitch knot used to attach a rope to oddly shaped objects. This knot, also known as the kelleg hitch is an alteration of the timber hitch. A killick is a small anchor. The killick hitch was used to anchor small boats.

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