timber hitch SCOUT PIONEERING
Mar 01, 2013 · To pull them tightly together, a timber hitch is used to start the lashing. As the timber hitch is pulled tight, the spars are sprung together. and in the Basic Knots Section describing the timber hitch: The timber hitch is a knot that can be tied quickly. As strain is put on the rope, the knot gets tighter, yet it remains easy to untie.