TQOTD: What is Zeppelin bend? (was: Hindenburg ready to resume service)

Tom tomwhore@inetarena.com
Wed, 24 Oct 2001 08:19:14 -0700 (PDT)


On Wed, 24 Oct 2001, Russell Turpin wrote:
--]Trivia Question Of The Day:
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--]  What is Zeppelin bend?

Now thats a knoty subject:)-

http://members.fortunecity.co.uk/paulakala/zepplinbend.jpg

--]Extra credit: How did it get its name?

This I do not know but I can venture a guesse that it was a knot used for
ties down zepplins because they were fast to make and very easy to undo?

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