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This is simply a piece of wood with some simple and some fancy knots on, despite being simple and easy to make they look very good. I have decided to ...
You will need: Some sort of rope, I used Paracord from Ebay Lighter, match or some sort of heat source capable of melting your rope Wire cutters or so...
There are a great many practical and decorative knots that could be used and you don’t have to stick to the ones that I have used, make your own, be o...
This knot was mainly used to secure the trimming ropes or sheets that were attached to a ships sails, it may also be referred to as the flag bend as i...
This knot goes by many names; it has 8 different aliases, the anglers knot, the English knot, the Englishman’s knot, the true lovers knot, the water k...
This is probably one of the most common knots and is commonly mistaken as the granny knot, and not so commonly the grief and thief knots which are sim...
This knot has been recognised as one of the must know knots as it is very versatile as it can be tied using many rope types and has many uses, includi...
This knot was named after its inventor, an Australian called Dr Karl Prusik but is also known as the Triple Sliding Hitch. The main use for a Prusik k...
The Highwayman’s hitch got its name as it was supposedly used by Highwaymen to tie up their horse so they could escape quickly. This story is plausibl...
The origins of this knot aren’t known but some people speculate that it was used by the Egyptians, however we do know that it was well established in ...
It is obvious where this knot got its name from as when laid out flat it looks like a figure of eight. On its own its main use is as a stopper knot, p...
This knot is also known as the Lanyard knot and the Chinese Button knot and has been used for centuries. This is a decorative knot although it can als...
The monkeys fist is fairly simple in design but when completed looks amazing. It was originally used by sailors to add weight to the end of lines so t...
Finally you need to attach all the knots how you like them and then label them, I used a labelling machine to make the labels as that was the best way...
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Posted:Jun 19, 2011
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