Re: Wot knot 2 heavy ropes, high strain, max strength?
In trying to respond to the two different concepts running through this thread, I would suggest (as has others):
Using hard eye splices and joining with a D shackle - very easy to do blindfolded
All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangereous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible. T.E. Lawrence