Ropes: Figure-8 Knot


The figure-8 knot is a foundational knot in the fire service known for it’s versatility. This knot is the base for a variety of other commonly used knots. A few major advantages to this knot are it’s ease to tie, easy to ensure it has been tied correctly and the reduced stress it places on the rope itself compared to many other knots.


Gloves (Recommended)

Rope (1)