1/8″ Dyneema Break Test Final: Bury Splice vs Brummel Splice
(Source: Chicago Yacht Rigging) For the final it was no surprise to see the bury splice and the brummel splice. The previous rounds saw knots, specialty splices and things done purposefully wrong, so these should be the top end.
The bury splice, again, is the tapered tail of 72x rope diameter, inserted into the rope to form an eye, and stitched to keep the splice intact under no/low loads. The brummel is the same, but with an interlocking weave instead of the stitch.