How does the spliced eye on hollow braid work?
What is a modern splice?
With this video, you will understand the basis of what is known as modern seamanship, i.e. the art of making splices on ropes whose structure is a hollow braid. The principle consists of tucking part of the braid inside itself, here to form an eye. An eye spliced onto a hollow braid is held together by friction. If you need to see it to believe it, click on the video!