Seizings are a class of knots used to semi-permanently bind together two ropes, two parts of the same rope, or rope and another object. Akin to lashings, they use string or small-stuff to produce friction and leverage to immobilize larger ropes. Seizings are not recommended for heavy loads.
|Look up seize in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.|
- Clifford W. Ashley, The Ashley Book of Knots (New York: Doubleday, 1944), 540-543.
|This knot-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|