The monkey fist was also used as a melee weapon among sailors and gangs.
In this guide I will show how to make the Monkey Fist using a marble inside the knot.
The first few attempts could go wrong - this knot needs a LOT of patience so take your time and especially the final tightening part, do it slowly and you will get a cool Monkey fist.
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Step 1: Option 1, Monkey Fist guide
For this project you will need 4-5feet paracord , scissors, lighter, pointy object and a bit of
In this guide I used a small marble so 3 times around every side is enough to cover the marble.
In my example I should have 3 times marble cover on each side.
Sometimes its trail and error to find out how many time we have to wrap the paracord around an object to get the right cover.
It can also depend on the thickness of the paracord.