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Author Jarman, Colin, author.

Title The knot tying bible : climbing, camping, sailing, fishing, everyday / Colin Jarman.

Publication Info. Richmond Hill, Ontario : Firefly Books, [2013]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  623.88 Jar    ---  Available
Description 224 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Choosing Ropes and Lines -- Rope Construction -- Coiling and Storing -- Self-stopped Coil -- Buntline or Gasket Coil -- General Purpose Knots -- Overhand Knot -- Double Overhand Knot -- Clove Hitch -- Cow Hitch -- Double Slipped Reef Knot -- Cat's-Paw Hitch -- Constrictor Knot -- Swing Hitch -- Halter Hitch -- Slip Knot -- Hangman's Knot -- Running Bowline -- Sliding Figure-Eight Knot -- Carrick Bend -- Hunter's Bend -- Figure-Eight Bend -- True Lover's Knot -- Sailing Knots -- Rolling Hitch -- Heaving Line Bend -- Figure-Eight Knot -- Reef Knot (Square Knot) -- Slipped Reef Knot -- Thief Knot -- Round Turn and Two Half Hitches -- Halyard Hitch -- Buntline Hitch -- Anchor Bend -- Bowline -- Bowline Bend -- Bowline on a Bight -- Spanish Bowline -- Sheet Bend -- Double Sheet Bend -- Chain Sennit -- Stevedore Knot -- Monkey's Fist -- Shear Lashing -- Turk's Head -- Fishing Knots -- Tucked Half Blood Knot -- Surgeon's Knot -- Barrel Knot -- Turle Knot -- Englishman's Loop -- Blood Loop Dropper Knot -- Angler's Loop -- Water Knot -- Fisherman's Knot -- Double Fisherman's Knot -- Double Uni Knot -- Climbing Knots -- Prusik Knot -- Klemheist Knot -- Munter Hitch -- Figure-Eight Loop -- Man-Harness Knot -- Heaving Line Knot -- Camping Knots -- Taut-Line Hitch -- Stopper Knot -- Sheepshank -- Square Lashing -- Agricultural Knots -- Highwayman's Hitch -- Timber Hitch -- Trucker's Hitch -- Slipped Overhand Knot -- Honda Knot -- Neck Halter -- Transom Knot.
Summary A guide to tying more than 70 of the most useful and dependable knots.
Subject Knots and splices.
Noeuds et Úpissures.
Knots and splices. (OCoLC)fst00988173
ISBN 9781770852099
1770852093

 
    
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