Practical Knots and Ropework

Practical Knots and Ropework

Focusing on modern styles — many tailored to new synthetic ropes — this book untangles the secrets behind basic, joining, constricting, climber's, and many other knots. Over 290 illustrations.

Author: Percy W. Blandford

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486148656

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 416

View: 522

Focusing on modern styles — many tailored to new synthetic ropes — this book untangles the secrets behind basic, joining, constricting, climber's, and many other knots. Over 290 illustrations.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Practical Knots Ropework

Practical Knots   Ropework

This thoroughly modern guide avoids historical applications in favor of styles in use today, many of them tailored to new synthetic ropemaking materials.

Author: Percy W. Blandford

Publisher:

ISBN: 0830699562

Category: Fancy work

Page: 406

View: 513

This thoroughly modern guide avoids historical applications in favor of styles in use today, many of them tailored to new synthetic ropemaking materials. It untangles the secrets behind basic, joining, constricting, fisherman's, and climber's knots, as well as tying loops, rings, and hitches. More than 290 diagrams appear throughout the text.
Categories: Fancy work

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Knots Ropework

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Knots   Ropework

Whether you are an eager beginner, or a lifelong devotee of the satisfying art of knot tying, The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Knots & Ropework will prove an absorbing and indispensable guide.

Author: Geoffrey Budworth

Publisher:

ISBN: 1859679110

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 167

Each of the knots described in this reference is clearly identified by category and step-by-step instructions and colour photographs explain how to tie or splice them. The author also includes information on ropes, their strengths and their uses.'
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Knots Splices and Rope Work

Knots  Splices and Rope Work

His clear directions explain all manner of rope work: -Simple knots and bends -Ties and hitches -Nooses, loops, and mooring knots -Shortenings, grommets, and selvagees -Lashings, seizing, splices -Fancy knots and more This practical guide ...

Author: A. Hyatt Verrill

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486447896

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 104

View: 214

This well-illustrated treasury of practical and ornamental knots ranges from simple-to-make squares, reefs, half-hitches, and bow-lines, to intricate rope-work projects, such as single and tucked crowns, rope buckles, and cask slings. Detailed instructions accompany the 148 drawings, which show how each knot, tie, or splice is formed, as well as its appearance when complete. Author A. Hyatt Verrill was an adventurer, inventor, and editor of the popular early-twentieth-century magazine American Boy. His clear directions explain all manner of rope work: -Simple knots and bends -Ties and hitches -Nooses, loops, and mooring knots -Shortenings, grommets, and selvagees -Lashings, seizing, splices -Fancy knots and more This practical guide offers scouts, sailors, and campers a perfect instructional manual and a handy resource.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

The Shell Combined Book of Knots and Ropework

The Shell Combined Book of Knots and Ropework

Author: Eric C. Fry

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers

ISBN: 0715381970

Category: Knots and splices

Page: 200

View: 406

A book for yachtsmen which demonstrates, stage by stage, the tying of 30 knots, 19 rope splices, seven decorative knots and five wire splices.
Categories: Knots and splices

The Complete Book of Knots Ropework

The Complete Book of Knots   Ropework

The step-by-step photographic guide to knots, plaits, mats and toggles for both practical and decorative uses. Here is the ultimate knot book.

Author: Eric C. Fry

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers

ISBN: 0715318314

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 715

This title demonstrates stage by stage and in 323 photographs, the tying of 95 knots, hitches, plaits, bends, rope and wire splices, sennits, and decorative ropework mats, covering all the basics that yachtsmen, or other outdoor sports enthusiasts need to be familiar with.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Knots Splices and Rope Work

Knots  Splices and Rope Work

Author: Alpheus Hyatt Verrill

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924014558526

Category: Knots and splices

Page: 144

View: 713

Categories: Knots and splices

Practical Knots A Step by Step Guide

Practical Knots  A Step by Step Guide

Instead of presenting a bewildering array of knots which are of no consequence in real life, this book shows you, step by step in photographic sequence, how to tie knots, and then how they can be used for a number of practical tasks.

Author: Barry Mault

Publisher:

ISBN: 1784045624

Category:

Page: 128

View: 774

Categories:

Notes Splices and Rope Work

Notes  Splices and Rope Work

A PRACTICAL TREATISE Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc.

Author: A. HYATT VERRILL

Publisher: VICTORIA INSTITUTIONS

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 100

View: 412

A PRACTICAL TREATISE Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc. Adapted for the Use of Travellers, Campers, Yachtsmen, Boy Scouts, and All Others Having to Use or Handle Ropes for Any Purpose.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Knots Splices and Rope Work Large Print

Knots  Splices and Rope Work  Large Print

Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc.

Author: A. Verrill

Publisher:

ISBN: 0692023011

Category:

Page: 94

View: 734

Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc. Adapted for the Use of Travelers, Campers, Yachtsmen, Boy Scouts, and All Others Having to Use or Handle Ropes for Any Purpose.Illustrated with 156 Original Cuts Showing How Each Knot, Tie or Splice is Formed and Its Appearance When Complete.
Categories:

Essential Knots Basic Ropework

Essential Knots   Basic Ropework

A comprehensive guide to simple knots and basic ropework which covers 90 different knots, bends, hitches, loops and braids and much more.

Author: Geoffrey Budworth

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 0754806367

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

View: 483

A comprehensive guide to simple knots and basic ropework which covers 90 different knots, bends, hitches, loops and braids and much more.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

A Handbook of Knots and Knot Tying

A Handbook of Knots and Knot Tying

Originally published: as The ultimate encyclopedia of knots & ropework. London: Lorenz, 1999.

Author: Geoffrey Budworth

Publisher: National Book Network

ISBN: 1780191162

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 256

View: 738

How to tie over 200 essential knots, including bends, hitches, bindings, loops, mats, plaits, rings and slings, with a key to usage from angling and fishing, boating and sailing, caving and climbing, general purpose and outdoor pursuits, all shown in 1200 clear step-by-step photographs.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Creative Ropecraft

Creative Ropecraft

This book will be beautifully presented in a larger format, in full colour, and with new photography and material from Des Pawson. It will now sit comfortably alongside the successful Knot Craft and Rope Mats.

Author: Stuart Grainger

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472985637

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 144

View: 468

Creative Ropecraft is a wonderful collection of practical nautical knots and decorative ropework. Anyone tempted to try their hand at this will be able to follow the steps easily thanks to Stuart Grainger's exquisite and clear drawings. This brand new, fully updated edition has a foreword, revisions, and tips from knotting expert, Des Pawson. Readers can learn how to tie and use a wide variety of knots, both practical and elaborate, including: crown and wall knots turk's heads door knockers hammocks mats belts cuff links table lamps rope-edged trays and much more. This book will be beautifully presented in a larger format, in full colour, and with new photography and material from Des Pawson. It will now sit comfortably alongside the successful Knot Craft and Rope Mats. Reviews of the previous edition: 'The best fancy knotting book...only when you've tried can you know just how good.' Knotting Matters 'Essential for any knot tyer's library. Stuart Grainger's illustrations are a joy to use, both for their beauty and clarity of instruction.' Des Pawson Reviews of Des Pawson: 'When it comes to personal ropecraft, Des Pawson is the master.' Yachting Times 'there really is no one better to publish a book on knot design than Des Pawson.' Towpath Talk
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Practical Knots

Practical Knots

Knots have been around since our Neolithic ancestors first tied reef knots and clove hitches thousands of years ago. Today there are several thousand knots in existence and an infinite number of variations.

Author: Geoffrey Budworth

Publisher: Lorenz Books

ISBN: 0754817520

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 128

View: 895

All the key knots are covered in this book, including bends, hitches, knots, bindings, loops, mats, plaits, rings and slings. Each knot is identified by category with clearly written instructions and step-by-step photographs to take you through every stage of tying the knot.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

Des Pawson s Knot Craft

Des Pawson s Knot Craft

Here is a step-by-step breakdown of how to put the knots together as well as the size and lengths of materials required.

Author: Des Pawson

Publisher: Paradise Cay Publications

ISBN: 093983796X

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 112

View: 391

knots, splices & ropework.
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Knots Splices and Rope Work A Practical Treatise Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use with Chapters on Splicing Pointing Seizing Serving Etc

Knots  Splices and Rope Work A Practical Treatise Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use  with Chapters on Splicing  Pointing  Seizing  Serving  Etc

Author: Verrill A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt)

Publisher: Hardpress Publishing

ISBN: 131873536X

Category: History

Page: 166

View: 128

Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy.
Categories: History

Des Pawson s Knot Craft and Rope Mats

Des Pawson s Knot Craft and Rope Mats

This wonderful collection of Des Pawson's personal ropecraft recipes combines an expanded and now full-colour collection of projects from Des's popular Des Pawson's Knot Craft, together with 20 new and brilliant mat designs.

Author: Des Pawson

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781472922809

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 176

View: 643

This wonderful collection of Des Pawson's personal ropecraft recipes combines an expanded and now full-colour collection of projects from Des's popular Des Pawson's Knot Craft, together with 20 new and brilliant mat designs. Readers can learn how to make 60 different ropework projects, including mats, bellropes, key fobs, fenders and doorstops. Along with fascinating titbits of nautical history as background to many projects and guidance as to how they can be the starting point for many other items, Des gives step-by-step instructions on how to put these knots together to form the finished article, and advice on the size and lengths of the materials required - just as you would find in a recipe book. Full-colour illustrations, clear and practical tips on technique, and photos of the finished products mean that this book is ideal for all abilities. With this book to hand, readers will have the confidence to start making desirable objects with knots because, as Des says, this is the book that makes all other knot books work!
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies

Knots in Use

Knots in Use

As an added feature this new edition now includes QR codes that link to explanatory videos - a real boon for novices and experts alike.

Author: Colin Jarman

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781472903457

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 96

View: 842

Covering all the most useful and practical knots, bends, hitches, whippings and splices in everyday use by anyone going to sea, this book shows at a glance both how to tie the knot, bend or hitch and how to use it most effectively in situ on a boat.
Categories: Sports & Recreation