Left Handed Sheet Bend

Left Handed Sheet Bend

(wrongly tied Sheetbend)


Correctly Tied Sheet Bend

Correctly Tied Sheet Bend


Left Handed Sheet Bend

Incorrectly Tied Sheet Bend (Left Handed)


This knot is a wrongly tied Sheetbend, a very easy mistake to make. The ends of the ropes should both come off the same side of the knot, and NOT off opposite sides as shown here.

  • The knot strength is severely reduced, and this knot should be avoided.
  • Tip. Avoid this knot under all circumstances.
  • Tip. Always use a Sheetbend.