Knot Companion (Practical Companions)

Knot Companion (Practical Companions)

By: Steve Judkins (author), Tim Davison (author)Paperback

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Description

An essential guide to tying knots in splash proof ring bound format This full colour, clearly illustrated book covers cover the top 10 knots everyone should know, plus coiling and throwing a rope, and whipping (stopping the end unravelling). It is part of of Fernhurst's highly popular Companion series. All Companion books feature essential information - colour coded for instant access. Designed to withstand the rigours of on-board use they are splash proof, ringbound and printed on durable laminated card.* Everyone needs knots: sailors, fishermen, girl guides, etc.* Features the 10 knots everyone should know.* Colour sequences of drawings show how to tie the knot, step-by-step.* The use, good and bad points of each knot is highlighted.* Splash proof ring bound format.

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About Author

Tim Davison is a sailing enthusiast. He started his sailing career in the Moth class - winning the National Championship an impressive four times. The Laser came next, and he has been Laser (Masters) European Champion and National Champion. He has also raced successfully in OKs, Fireballs and Sigmas.Aside from racing, Davison is a keen cruiser, having sailed a variety of craft all round Europe, from Sweden to Turkey. He has also crossed the Atlantic and explored the Caribbean.

Contents

Round turn & two half hitches / clove hitch / figure of eight / reef knot / bowline / bowline on a bight / sheet bend / double sheet bend / fisherman's bend / rolling hitch / whipping / definitions

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/01/2007
  • ISBN13: 9780470061695
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 24
  • ID: 9780470061695
  • weight: 56
  • ISBN10: 0470061693

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