Right-hand rope

a rope which is laid up and twisted with the sun, that is, in the same direction as plain-laid rope. See Illust. of Cordage.

See also: Right-hand

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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A slight pull on the right-hand rope moves the tractor forward, and a stronger pull locks it into position.