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Old 28-06-2015, 15:38   #31
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Re: Lassoing Bollards

Try the "Landing Loop" (for those of us that are not so talented).

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Old 28-06-2015, 15:47   #32
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Re: Lassoing Bollards

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See post #11.
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Old 28-06-2015, 16:48   #33
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Re: Lassoing Bollards

the trick is in how you tie the lasso - after a fair bit of trial and error the best solution i've found is to tie a small dia. bowline for the loop to run through - it will hold its shape on the throw and wont bind when pulled tight on the target. With a bit of practice you can be quite accurate.
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