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Rock Climbing: How to Tie an Autoblock Knot

Rock Climbing: How to Tie an Autoblock Knot

The Autoblock Knot is a quick, easy-to-tie friction hitch that can grip in either direction. It’s most commonly used to back up rappels. Learn how to tie an Autoblock in this video.

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Learn more climbing techniques at: https://www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice/climbing