bowline


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a loop knot that neither slips nor jams

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Chuck Nease was the brains and backbone behind CSS (Custom Shooting System) for many years and he is now throwing his efforts in behind the new Horton Vertical bowline.
The pitch was no enemy and, after the early fireworks from Thomson, the bowline no more than efficient, though Walter looked to be dome something through the air.
Bowline Entertainment, which is producing Lohan's next scheduled film, "Dare to Love Me," was standing by the actress Tuesday.
Planet Bowline Ltd, Crusader House, High Street, Maxey, Cambs PE6 0HQ.
Final Environmental Impact Statement Concerning the Application to Renew New York State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permits for the Roseton 1 & 2, Bowline 1 & 2 and Indian Point 2 & 3 Steam Electric Generating Stations, Orange, Rockland and Westehester Counties.
A White Chocolate Assortment will be launched as an addition to the traditional Russell Stover Bowline boxed chocolate line.
Furious, Bowline grabbed Said's arm and dragged him down the street.
When reporting this month's Getting Started story (page 40), Taggart had to master the bowline, the cleat hitch, the figure-eight, the highwayman's hitch, the reef knot, and the round-turn-two-half-hitches.
BOWLINE IS A MEDICAL PLATOON OBSERVER-CONTROLLER AT THE JOINT READINESS TRAINING CENTER AT FORT POLK, LOUISIANA.
Neil threads the rope through my harness cleat and makes what looks like a bowline and a couple of figure-of-eight knots.
Lines went round winches the wrong way, several crew members had crises with the bowline "rabbit" knot and I failed to pick up a man overboard SIX TIMES.
I felt my stomach knot itself into a bowline, went home and sat by the window for an hour and a half before she returned to her apartment.
Since then, the company has gone into certain areas and "blitzed" the top two or three distributors in the market, according to Bailey Bowline IV, marketing director.
SENY has agreed to purchase the Bowline Plant from Orange & Rockland Utilities.