Two great trees on my property were at risk of being lost completely! This was not something that I was ready to let happen. Nope, not if I could do something about it. The story here tells how I (hopefully) saved my trees (only time will tell).
After consulting with an arborist and doing a bit of research on my own, I considered the physics of the tree and came up with this solution. This is my method of How To Repair Split Trees.