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Strongest knot for tying a pouch
Mar 18th, 2020 at 8:31am
 
I was looking for a stronger knot for tying the cords to my pouch.

So far the best knot I used was... the same knot I used for the fingerloop. Never had any problems of this knot going loose on me.† And it's so beautifully simple and rugged.

A good slinger needs full confidence in his sling for a good throw, knowing your knots won't fail you is very important
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Re: Strongest knot for tying a pouch
Reply #1 - Mar 25th, 2020 at 4:10am
 
Stitch it
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Re: Strongest knot for tying a pouch
Reply #2 - Mar 26th, 2020 at 11:40pm
 
Saddle stitch an eye:
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Re: Strongest knot for tying a pouch
Reply #3 - Mar 27th, 2020 at 2:15pm
 
Hereís a higher contrast stitch example. I put several contrast features on the release cord so I donít grab the retention cord accidentally during reloads:
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Re: Strongest knot for tying a pouch
Reply #4 - Apr 5th, 2020 at 10:14am
 
use a loop. Not only is it unbreakable, but it holds the pouch flat and grips the side of the pouch making it almost impossible to tear the eye hole.

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Re: Strongest knot for tying a pouch
Reply #5 - Apr 5th, 2020 at 10:33am
 
Why didn't I consider that for the staff sling!? I've been worrying that the pouch eye is far too thin and small (was originally a hand sling pouch) and this is a perfect way to counter it. Thanks!
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