|threading the stays into the pocket|
Step 2: Thread the Stays
After punching four holes per side I thread the stays into this pretzel knot. For each side, one of the cord ends will be used as a handle or trigger, while the other is used to secure a handle or trigger. The cord to be used for the handle or trigger should be underneath the other in the pretzel cross over. This ensures maximum strength. The tightening of this knot is one of slingmoore trade secrets and will not be revealed here, though any knot aficionados will have no trouble figuring it out.