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1755305 No.1755305 [Reply] [Original] [archived.moe]

I am using a block and tackle to hoist a loveseat to an upstairs window. It has to pass through the window in its upright position. There is not enough clearance between the house and the hoist eye-bolt to hoist it in that position, so I plan to hoist it in the vertical position as shown and then pull it through the window horizontally. How should I rig the ropes to allow me to rotate it into the horizontal position at the window?

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1755318

so the orange line is your pull line and the black line is a rope you use to tie the pull line to the couch. once you get it up to the correct height untie the black line and lower it to horizontal..

>> No.1755319

>>1755305
oh yeah the orange line is a "choker hitch" youtube if you dont understand. its very simply. rope through eye.

>> No.1755596

>>1755318

Thanks

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