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How to Tie a Glass Float  Net
Asian Long-Line Hitch

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10" Diameter Float

Manila Rope 1/4" x 90'

Pvc Pipe 2" X 12"

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Make a Loop

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Make an Overhand Knot

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Continue Around the Loop

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Continue around again

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Form a Loop

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Capture the Loop

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Pull Tight

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Continue Around

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The Compass Rose Knot--Inside

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The Compass Rose  Knot- Outside

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Place Pipe in Vise

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Place Rose knot on Pipe

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Pass A Bight thru the loop ...Make a twist CCW

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Pull Running end completely thru the Bight

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Pull the Knot tight

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Use Fingers and Eye to Size the Mesh

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Continue CCW around the Rose

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Keep working CCW

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Net gets Bigger

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And Bigger

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Ready for Fitting

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Place Float in Net

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Pull up the Crown

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Pull Crown Loops Together Tight

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Use a Star Pattern

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Catch All the Loops

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Pass the Running end under the Star  3 times

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Bind the 3 loops and tie  off the End

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Trim Tag End

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Trim Off Running End

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Finished Float

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Finished Float Bottom