knot used to form two loops in the standing part of a rope.

bowline on a bight (Wikipedia)
Bowline on a Bight
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RelatedDouble bowline
Typical useForming a loop in the middle of a length of rope.

The Bowline on a bight is a knot which makes a pair of fixed-size loops in the middle of a rope. Its advantage is that it is reasonably easy to untie after being exposed to load. This knot can replace the figure-eight knot when tying into a climbing harness. It is one of the two tie-in knots that are being taught by the German Alpine Club (DAV), generally being considered secure.

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