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Branch Line

Strip of detcord with a priming knot on one end. Used to prime a charge and tying into a ring main.

2

Priming Knot

A knot used to take the place of a blasting cap to prime a charge.
Examples:
Uli
Spiral
Double overhand
Four wrap
Eight wrap
Wiseman
Detcord lace
Sliding Uli

3

Branch line (knot)

A knot used to tie a branchline into a ring main.
Examples:
Girth hitch w/ extra turn
Gregory Knot
Sapper knot

4

When is a square knot used

To connect detcord together and tie in firing systems to ring main

5

Tie a Uli knot

Tie it!

6

Tie a Spiral Knot

Tie it!

7

Tie a double overhand knot

Tie it!

8

Tie a four wrap knot

Tie it!

9

Tie a eight wrap knot

Tie it!

10

Tie a wiseman knot

Tie it!

11

Tie a Detcord lace

Tie it!

12

Tie a sliding Uli knot

Tie it!

13

Tie a girth hitch

Tie it!

14

Tie a Gregory knot

Tie it!

15

Tie a Sapper knot

Tie it!

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Ring Main

Detcord tied into itself in a circle in between charges from which branch lines are tied off