Kraken Yachts

Kraken Yachts

Round turn & two half-hitches

Another essential knot, the round turn and two half hitches is a hitch used to secure the end of a rope to a fixed object. The name refers to the components used to form the knot: a round turn wraps the rope around the object and the two half hitches secure the end around the standing part.

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