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SurvivorCord is our original patented MIL-STYLE paracord with three potentially life-saving internal strands added: Fishing line, waterproof fire-starter, and multi-purpose utility wire.

SurvivorCord XT is SurvivorCord...but better! Built for Bushcraft, this latest incarnation of our patented paracord upgrades the internal survival strands for better outdoor recreational utility.

Elastic ShockCord has 100% stretch, a tensile strength of ~100 LBS, and is ideal for creating bungee cords and securing or tethering items to your equipment or vehicles.

Looking for BULK cordage? This shortcut takes you to all of your favorite TITAN Survival cordage in 500 and 1,000 foot spools.

These accessories are specifically designed by us to either work well with SurvivorCord in crafts or projects, or are made from SurvivorCord and can be used in an emergency.

SurvivorCord is patented and guaranteed for life!

In an emergency, Fire can mean Life! Make sure you're prepared.

Essential survival gear, designed to protect you from the elements in emergencies.

Mooring Hitch


Heaving Line

Titan Knots – Mooring Hitch (aka Tugboat Hitch)

The Mooring Hitch (aka Tugboat Hitch or Lighterman’s Hitch) is a knot ideal for heavy towing, or making fast to a post, bollard, or winch. It is easy to release, even under great load.



Tying the Mooring Hitch

To tie the Mooring hitch, follow these simple instructions…
  1. Take a single turn or a round turn around the post.
  2. Pass a bight under the standing part, then drop the bight over the top of the post.
  3. Next, make a bight in the rope on the other side of the standing part and drop it over the post. NOTE: In each placement of a bight over the post, the end’s side of the bight should lead to the side away from the standing part – this will make casting off easier.
  4. Continue this repetition as necessary until secure (usually three bights).
  5. Finish by half-hitching a bight around the standing part or a round turn about the post.

IMPORTANT – With heavy loads, it is important to have made enough bights and turns to reduce force on the final turns or a hitch–otherwise, it will be difficult to untie (a hitch) or may slip.

Mooring Hitch

Mooring Hitch


Mooring Hitch References


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