How To: Overhand Knot on a Bight

This is part of a bigger tutorial to teach you how to make your own adjustable gymnastics straps for $2.
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Overhand knot on a bight:
Step 1: Take about 16 inches of webbing and fold it back

Step 2: Drape the folded webbing over your pointer finger

Step 3: Wrap the folded end of the webbing so it wraps around your finger and crosses over itself

Step 4: Remove your finger

Step 5: Pull the loop through the whole left by your finger and tighten

If you’re still having trouble, here’s a short video (skip to 18 seconds):

This tutorial is part of a series to teach you how to make your own gymnastics rings straps for $2.

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Here’s other knots you need to learn: