USA MADE GOODS FOR MEN : FREE US SHIPPING OVER $50

How to Tie a Surgeon’s Knot

The Surgeon's Knot-01_Fotor

The Surgeon’s Knot was developed as it is named, by surgeons. They found this knot to be particularly useful in holding together thread that had become slippery from blood and tissue. The extra ‘over and under’ pass holds the thread together while the final knot loop is being tied. I decided to do a quick article on this knot around Thanksgiving because it is a great knot to use on meat with butcher string. The next time you tie up a bird or roast before cooking, give this knot a shot.

Surgeon’s Knot Illustration

Click for the larger version

The Surgeon's Knot-01_Fotor

An illustrated guide to tying the Surgeon’s Knot.

See an animated version of the surgeon’s knot here.

Related Posts

You are Becoming a Better Man Faster than You Think - Truck Talk Thursday #016 - The Wolf & Iron Podcast
You are Becoming a Better Man Faster than You Think - Truck Talk Thursday #016 - The Wolf & Iron Podcast
Often, when we consider the man we are or our place in life in light of where we want to be, the journey to the other si
Read More
Does Free Will Actually Exist? - Truck Talk Thursday #015 - The Wolf & Iron Podcast
Does Free Will Actually Exist? - Truck Talk Thursday #015 - The Wolf & Iron Podcast
The concept of free will and the questioning of whether or not it exists is something that theologians and naturalists h
Read More
How Do You Know You've Found the One? // Ask a Man // The Wolf & Iron Podcast
How Do You Know You've Found the One? // Ask a Man // The Wolf & Iron Podcast
Men are waiting longer and longer to get married, and with the rate of divorce it's easy to see why. How can a man know
Read More
Older Post
Newer Post
Close (esc)

Popup

Use this popup to embed a mailing list sign up form. Alternatively use it as a simple call to action with a link to a product or a page.

Age verification

By clicking enter you are verifying that you are old enough to consume alcohol.

Search

Shopping Cart

Your cart is currently empty.
Shop now
Liquid error: Could not find asset snippets/gem-app-footer-scripts.liquid