Knot Know-how: A New Approach to Mastering Knots and Splices

Knot Know-how: A New Approach to Mastering Knots and Splices

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

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Description

This beautiful full-colour book covers knots, splices and whippings. It begins with the ten knots everyone should know. The other knots are grouped by use so that if, for example, you want to make a loop you have eight knots to choose from.

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About Author

Steve Judkins is a member of the International Guild of Knot Tyers and teaches sailing at the Joint Services Adventurous Sail Training Centre.

Contents

Introduction / Ten knots everyone should know / Tying a rope to an object (with a hitch)/ Tying two ropes together (with a bend)/ Loops / Stopper knots / Bindings and lashings / Shortening a rope / Fishing knots / Fancy ropework / Taking care of a rope's end (with a whipping) / Making a temporary eye or loop (with a seizing)/ Joining ropes permanently (with a splice)/ Tapering / Throwing, cleating, winching & coiling.

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/08/2003
  • ISBN13: 9781898660989
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 128
  • ID: 9781898660989
  • weight: 226
  • ISBN10: 1898660980

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