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Knots

The knots you need and how to tie them

; Tim Treloar (Introduksjon)

«<p>A great book. I've recently started fishing and knew nothing about knots but this book covers all the basics and much more, definitely recommend to anyone wanting to pick up some knots quickly.</p>»

This wonderfully appealing and practical gift book features step-by-step instructions on how to tie over 50 knots and when and where to use them.



The beautiful two colour illustrations and clear instructions quickly teach you how to tie classic knots, such as the Reef Knot and Bowline, through to more specialist knots such as the Alpine Butterfly and the Taut Line Hitch. Les mer
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This wonderfully appealing and practical gift book features step-by-step instructions on how to tie over 50 knots and when and where to use them.



The beautiful two colour illustrations and clear instructions quickly teach you how to tie classic knots, such as the Reef Knot and Bowline, through to more specialist knots such as the Alpine Butterfly and the Taut Line Hitch. The knots are clearly organised for safe application across a range of activities including sailing, climbing, fishing, camping or for decoration. The useful introduction and reference section tells you all you need to know about knot work; including an explanation of the key terms, recommended techniques and a complexity rating for tying each knot.



So, if you want to make a rope ladder with your kids, sail the oceans, be safe climbing in the mountains or make a True Lovers knot then this book has every knot you should know how to tie, plus many more. The perfect gift for craftsmen and women alike and the adventurer in all of us. Featuring an exclusive foreword from Tim Treloar of TT Adventures, co-presenter of the BAFTA-winning Survival School with Bear Grylls.
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Forlag: Rydon Publishing
Innbinding: Paperback
Språk: Engelsk
Sider: 128
ISBN: 9781910821282
Format: 17 x 13 cm
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«<p>A great book. I've recently started fishing and knew nothing about knots but this book covers all the basics and much more, definitely recommend to anyone wanting to pick up some knots quickly.</p>»

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1 Foreword by Tim Treloar 7

2 Introduction 9

3 Understanding the basics of ropework 12

4 Bowline Knot 14

5 Bowline on a Bight 16

6 Clove Hitch 18

7 Figure of Eight Knot 20

8 Overhand Knot 22

9 Reef Knot 24

10 Rolling Hitch 26

11 Round Turn and Two Half Hitches 28

12 Sheet Bend 30

13 Double Sheet Bend 32

14 Heaving Line Knot 34

15 Monkey's Fist Knot 36

16 Double Overhand Knot 38

17 Stevedore Knot 40

18 Alpine Butterfly 42

19 Figure of Eight Loop 44

20 Overhand Loop 46

21 Perfection Loop 48

22 Portuguese Bowline 50

23 Clove Hitch on a Bight 52

24 Gripping Sailor's Hitch 54

25 Ground-Line Hitch 56

26 Snuggle Hitch 58

27 Square Lashing 60

28 Boom Hitch 62

29 Cat's Paw Knot 64

30 Constrictor Knot 66

31 Fisherman's Bend 68

32 Prusik Loop 70

33 French Prusik Loop 72

34 Taut Line Hitch 74

35 Timber Hitch 76

36 Blood Knot 78

37 Double Bowline 80

38 Carrick Bend 82

39 Fisherman's Knot 84

40 Double Fisherman's Knot 86

41 Rigger's Knot 88

42 Running Bowline 90

43 Surgeon's Knot 92

44 Tape Knot 94

45 Zeppelin Bend 96

46 Chain Sennit 98

47 Chinese Button Knot 100

48 Jury Mast Knot 104

49 Plait Sennit 106

50 Square Knot 108

51 True Lovers' Knot 110

52 Turk's Head Knot 112

53 Bottle Sling 114

54 Cow Hitch 116

55 Eye Splice 118

56 Sheepshank Knot 122

57 Tom Fool's Knot 124

58 Index 126

59 Bibliography 127
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