The sheet bend knot is a simple knot which is used to tie two ropes of unequal thickness. This knot should be used instead of the figure eight or/and square/reef knot when the cords or ropes are of a differing diameter. As suggested by the name, the thicker rope could be a sheet. This is an… Read More Sheet Bend
The Reef knot or Square knot is useful for connecting two ends of a rope. Use this knot when connecting two ends of rope of a similar diameter. Otherwise, consider the sheet bend. See here for knot terminology.