Instructables: exploring - outside - knots - knot http://www.instructables.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:51:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Knot Board for Australian Cub Scouts http://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-Board-for-Australian-Cub-Scouts/
Knot Board for Australian Cub Scouts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/PK7G/HX7P21TN/FFQPK7GHX7P21TN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/PK7G/HX7P21TN/FFQPK7GHX7P21TN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/PK7G/HX7P21TN/FFQPK7GHX7P21TN.SMALL.jpg the_mini_guy The purpose of the Knot Board is for it to be built as a Pack Night Activity, and for Cub Scouts to take home and practice their Boomerang Knot work. This design was prepared by: Max P. - Assistant Cub Scout Leader at 1st Wantirna South Cub Scout PackThe example was constructed by: Max H-B. - Cub Sc...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 04:02:19 PDT
Turk's Head Grip Wrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Turks-Head-Grip-Wrap/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:14:03 PDT
Teaching Physics and Creative Problem Solving with Knots http://www.instructables.com/id/Teaching-Physics-and-Creative-Problem-Solving-with/
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 12:48:35 PDT
How To Tie The Bowline Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-The-Bowline-Knot/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 22:38:31 PST
"Dexter" key fob http://www.instructables.com/id/Dexter-key-fob-Paracord/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/02US/HQF9FY4G/FIQ02USHQF9FY4G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/02US/HQF9FY4G/FIQ02USHQF9FY4G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIQ/02US/HQF9FY4G/FIQ02USHQF9FY4G.SMALL.jpg _AJ_ This key fob i have made of two painted wooden beads, paracord and a key ring. The large ball is held by two double lanyard knots.
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 11:23:31 PST
How to make a simple noose http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-simple-noose/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/2A5Y/HPLO2A77/FFO2A5YHPLO2A77.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/2A5Y/HPLO2A77/FFO2A5YHPLO2A77.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFO/2A5Y/HPLO2A77/FFO2A5YHPLO2A77.SMALL.jpg thetecher In this video i will show you how to make a simple noose
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Tue, 24 Dec 2013 19:01:10 PST
How To Make Fishtail Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Fishtail-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:18:40 PST
Boot knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-knot/
Boot knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/GMM3/HOHYLXBR/FLEGMM3HOHYLXBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/GMM3/HOHYLXBR/FLEGMM3HOHYLXBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLE/GMM3/HOHYLXBR/FLEGMM3HOHYLXBR.SMALL.jpg broccali it is just a simple knot to make sure the laces don't go through your boots and you have to put it back in the hole just take the end make a circle like in the picture and then put the end into the circle then pull it through and you are done don't forget to leave a comment and follow ...
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Sun, 1 Dec 2013 16:33:44 PST
How to tie a Reef Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-Reef-Knot-1/
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 09:33:08 PST
Simple Paracord Noose http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Paracord-Noose/
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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 17:43:47 PDT
Paracord Box Knot Keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Box-Knot-Keychain/
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Sat, 26 Oct 2013 08:13:16 PDT
how to tie a slip knot http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-tie-a-slip-knot-1/
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 11:58:14 PDT
how to untie tight knots http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-untie-tight-knots-2/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/O2YL/HM8D4POZ/F41O2YLHM8D4POZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/O2YL/HM8D4POZ/F41O2YLHM8D4POZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/O2YL/HM8D4POZ/F41O2YLHM8D4POZ.SMALL.jpg bigpurple My 15 second challenge to untie a tight knot
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Tue, 1 Oct 2013 17:26:36 PDT
How to tie a Woggle or Turk's Head Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-Woggle-or-Turks-Head-Knot/
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Wed, 25 Sep 2013 21:31:16 PDT
How to tie a basic figure eight knot & the follow through http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-basic-figure-eight-knot-the-follow-th/
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Tue, 17 Sep 2013 05:18:00 PDT
Rope Swing with Monkey's Fist http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Swing-with-Monkeys-Fist/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 23:01:05 PDT
Box Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Box-Knot/
Box Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/J69A/HI3TYI6J/FGNJ69AHI3TYI6J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/J69A/HI3TYI6J/FGNJ69AHI3TYI6J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/J69A/HI3TYI6J/FGNJ69AHI3TYI6J.SMALL.jpg TheGeek1984 My most recent 'ible used a box knot to make a Pink Ribbon Key Chain out of paracord. Here are the steps to the box knot. Step 1 Lay out two pieces of paracord, approx. the same length, in a cross pattern crossing at roughly the middle of both pieces. Lay the horizontal one over top of the verti...
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 04:00:36 PDT
Paracord Project Guide 1 http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Project-Guide-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/0VKN/H4AGKB3H/FVQ0VKNH4AGKB3H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/0VKN/H4AGKB3H/FVQ0VKNH4AGKB3H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/0VKN/H4AGKB3H/FVQ0VKNH4AGKB3H.SMALL.jpg everythinghunt257 Here are an abundance of awesome paracord projects. null null null null null null null null null null null null null null
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Sun, 14 Apr 2013 12:59:30 PDT
How to make a figure eight knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-figure-eight-knot/
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Mon, 4 Feb 2013 14:58:44 PST
How to Tie a 4 Strand Paracord Braid with a Core and Buckle. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-4-Strand-Paracord-Braid-with-a-Core-a/
How to Tie a 4 Strand Paracord Braid with a Core and Buckle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/NCA8/HC3PT5W9/F30NCA8HC3PT5W9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/NCA8/HC3PT5W9/F30NCA8HC3PT5W9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/NCA8/HC3PT5W9/F30NCA8HC3PT5W9.SMALL.jpg welchjr This bracelet is made with 550 paracord. I gutted the working cords so that it would give it a flatter, more feminine look and feel. But, it works just the same without gutting the cord. The middle core is not gutted. I have found that doing it this way gives the braid a more rounded look.   The for...
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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 13:42:02 PST
knotted hubs - a useful twist on a decorative knot! http://www.instructables.com/id/knotted-hubs-a-useful-twist-on-a-decorative-knot/
knotted hubs - a useful twist on a decorative knot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/V1EL/HAWSI2EH/FUHV1ELHAWSI2EH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/V1EL/HAWSI2EH/FUHV1ELHAWSI2EH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUH/V1EL/HAWSI2EH/FUHV1ELHAWSI2EH.SMALL.jpg montana mindsmith as a former squid (navy), i love knots!  i especially like ones that are useful first, decorative second, and both most of all.  these knot "hubs" are simple accessory, multiple-attachment points that can be used singly or in combination to serve a variety of outdoor, indoor and workshop needs.  the...
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Fri, 28 Dec 2012 18:03:15 PST
Crisscross Solomon Bar Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Crisscross-Solomon-Bar-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Fri, 28 Dec 2012 08:10:08 PST
How to tie a bowline http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-bowline-2/
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Wed, 17 Oct 2012 15:14:09 PDT
How to tie a long 4 bight Turk's head knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-long-4-bight-Turks-head-knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/076I/H742FLL3/FLH076IH742FLL3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/076I/H742FLL3/FLH076IH742FLL3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/076I/H742FLL3/FLH076IH742FLL3.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  http://stormdrane.blogspot.com *Note that long Turk's head knots can take a lot of time, sometimes hours to complete, in gradually tightening up the knot and keeping it neat as you work, so anyone looking for a quick and easy project should look for smaller knots to t...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 03:12:18 PDT
How to Make a Dragonfly out of Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Dragonfly-out-of-Paracord/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/U66Q/H6DWPX6G/FEFU66QH6DWPX6G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/U66Q/H6DWPX6G/FEFU66QH6DWPX6G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEF/U66Q/H6DWPX6G/FEFU66QH6DWPX6G.SMALL.jpg Knot the Ordinary Learn how to make a Dragonfly out of paracord. Video by: Knot the Ordinary Find me on Facebook!
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 06:52:08 PDT
How to tie a square knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-square-knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/XC5U/H54086I3/FAUXC5UH54086I3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/XC5U/H54086I3/FAUXC5UH54086I3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/XC5U/H54086I3/FAUXC5UH54086I3.SMALL.jpg ebond99 Follow these step by step pictures to learn how to tie a square knot. A square knot can be used for many different things like tying two ropes together or make a circle with one rope. It is the easiest knot I know how to tie.
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:52:50 PDT
How to tie a bowline knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-bowline-knot-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/RLRR/H4VQ6GJ8/FS3RLRRH4VQ6GJ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/RLRR/H4VQ6GJ8/FS3RLRRH4VQ6GJ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS3/RLRR/H4VQ6GJ8/FS3RLRRH4VQ6GJ8.SMALL.jpg ebond99      These step by step pictures will show you how to tie a bowline. The bowline is also called the rescue knot because it never slips and is good for rescue-related purposes like pulling someone out of water. It is also called the king of knots because it can be used in so many different situations...
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:20:39 PDT
How to Tie a Shoe http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Shoe-2/
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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 15:11:29 PDT
Part 5 of my knot series: The Highwaymans Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-5-of-my-knot-series-The-Highwaymans-Hitch/
Part 5 of my knot series: The Highwaymans Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/V4LO/H3QF99GR/F3SV4LOH3QF99GR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/V4LO/H3QF99GR/F3SV4LOH3QF99GR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3S/V4LO/H3QF99GR/F3SV4LOH3QF99GR.SMALL.jpg ThatKnottyguy The Highwayman's hitch is ideal for tying a rope to an object when you need a quick release. Just yank on the end that is not supporting the load to untie and completely remove the rope from the object it was tied to. If you want to keep reading these, subscribe! Materials Post, or simil...
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Sat, 23 Jun 2012 21:50:14 PDT
Part 4 of my knot series: The Sheet Bend http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-4-of-my-knot-series-The-Sheet-Bend/
Part 4 of my knot series: The Sheet Bend - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/TZAI/H2WEYR17/FKOTZAIH2WEYR17.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/TZAI/H2WEYR17/FKOTZAIH2WEYR17.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/TZAI/H2WEYR17/FKOTZAIH2WEYR17.SMALL.jpg ThatKnottyguy This knot joins two ropes of unequal size, but, can join two ropes of the same size just as well. It has to be tied with both ends loose, And can't be under any load. If you want more Subscribe! Starting Take one of the ends on each rope, and position it like the picture. Then make a loop with th...
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Sun, 17 Jun 2012 11:10:13 PDT
Part 3 of my knot series: The Constrictor Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-3-of-my-knot-series-The-Constrictor-Knot/
Part 3 of my knot series: The Constrictor Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/23WT/H2MYMG03/F9T23WTH2MYMG03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/23WT/H2MYMG03/F9T23WTH2MYMG03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/23WT/H2MYMG03/F9T23WTH2MYMG03.SMALL.jpg ThatKnottyguy I am extremely sorry. My camera has been broken, and I just got a new one. So I will be continuing my knot series. This knot is used to hold bundles of things such as sticks, poles, etc. I hope you enjoy this, and if you want more follow me! I only used one item to demonstrate it. If you have any qu...
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Tue, 29 May 2012 16:33:19 PDT
How To Tie A Square Knot/Reef Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-A-Square-KnotReef-Knot/
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Tue, 8 May 2012 14:27:48 PDT
Part 2 of my knot series: The Square Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-2-of-my-knot-series-The-Square-Knot/
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Tue, 1 May 2012 15:01:01 PDT
Part 1 of my knot series: The Overhand Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Part-1-of-my-knot-series-The-Overhand-Knot/
Part 1 of my knot series: The Overhand Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/9QSB/H19RSZEW/FQX9QSBH19RSZEW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/9QSB/H19RSZEW/FQX9QSBH19RSZEW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/9QSB/H19RSZEW/FQX9QSBH19RSZEW.SMALL.jpg ThatKnottyguy I am starting a knot series of how knows how many parts! So, here I have  the Overhand Knot, the most basic knot. This helps with lots of other knots so it is useful. Materials -Rope, or paracord -Hands Over and Under Take one end of the rope and bring it over the other side of the rope to for...
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 08:23:13 PDT
Sailmaker's Whipping - Step by Step http://www.instructables.com/id/Sailmakers-Whipping-Step-by-Step/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 05:01:07 PDT
How to Tie a Paracord Gaucho Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Paracord-Gaucho-Knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VB5U/GZUAG2SY/FQGVB5UGZUAG2SY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VB5U/GZUAG2SY/FQGVB5UGZUAG2SY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VB5U/GZUAG2SY/FQGVB5UGZUAG2SY.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane This video tutorial will show how to tie a Gaucho knot using a length of paracord.  This Gaucho knot starts off with tying a 5 lead 4 bight Turk's Head knot, then working from that into a Gaucho knot. This decorative knot can be tied onto a cane, walking stick, hiking staff, used as a neckerchief s...
By: Stormdrane

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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 13:41:23 PDT
Simple Slip Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Slip-Knot/
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 16:04:45 PST
Bowline Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowline-Knot-1/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 15:26:00 PST
Spiral knot tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Spiral-knot-tutorial/
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Sun, 22 Jan 2012 06:16:07 PST
paracord monkey fist keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/paracord-monkey-fist-keychain/
paracord monkey fist keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/C5PI/GXDWPKNL/FBOC5PIGXDWPKNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/C5PI/GXDWPKNL/FBOC5PIGXDWPKNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBO/C5PI/GXDWPKNL/FBOC5PIGXDWPKNL.SMALL.jpg tjg144 Monkey fists were first used as decorations or to put weight at the end of a rope, but in the mafia and gang they are used as weapons. 1 get your materials lighter, paracord,and the bionical 2 wrap around your finger 3 times like so 3 now wrap around your middle finger half way once 4 no...
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Tue, 17 Jan 2012 15:07:26 PST
The Soloman Man http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Soloman-Man/
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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 10:48:49 PST
How to Tie a Taut Line Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Taught-Line-Knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/1E46/GV1HFIM2/FIS1E46GV1HFIM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/1E46/GV1HFIM2/FIS1E46GV1HFIM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIS/1E46/GV1HFIM2/FIS1E46GV1HFIM2.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight This knot is very useful for adjusting tie downs quickly and easily. For example, a tarp could be held down by a series of these knots and be made very tight so the wind cannot make it rise, and easily be removed simply by sliding the knots later. A taut line knot is also used to keep large tents fr...
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Wed, 16 Nov 2011 13:37:52 PST
Reinforced Paracord Ring Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Reinforced-Paracord-Ring-Hitch/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/YARO/GU4MCDRU/FE9YAROGU4MCDRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/YARO/GU4MCDRU/FE9YAROGU4MCDRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/YARO/GU4MCDRU/FE9YAROGU4MCDRU.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane The ring hitch, also known as the cow hitch, lanyard hitch, lark's head, bale sling hitch, and probaby goes by a few other monikers, can sometimes easily loosen up or get slack when not under tension with some types of 'slippery' cordage, like nylon paracord, so the 'Reinforced Ring Hitch' offers a...
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Wed, 2 Nov 2011 03:32:15 PDT
Comfort fit lanyard http://www.instructables.com/id/Comfort-fit-lanyard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/PTA2/GTXKGXYI/FWRPTA2GTXKGXYI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/PTA2/GTXKGXYI/FWRPTA2GTXKGXYI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/PTA2/GTXKGXYI/FWRPTA2GTXKGXYI.SMALL.jpg builderofmanythings I interned this last summer at a nuclear power plant, and I had to wear a lanyard with my I.D. badge. All the people working there had real cool lanyards (especially the old timers). Well, after looking online I found that nice lanyards that are durable cost at least 20 bucks. Then I remembered I m...
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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 11:17:13 PDT
Fishing with an Improved Clinch Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Strong-Fishing-Knot/
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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 10:48:16 PDT
Tough rope belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Tough-rope-belt/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/HWKZ/GTXKAP7I/F0DHWKZGTXKAP7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/HWKZ/GTXKAP7I/F0DHWKZGTXKAP7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0D/HWKZ/GTXKAP7I/F0DHWKZGTXKAP7I.SMALL.jpg builderofmanythings I realize other people have made these style belts here on Instructables, but I wanted to make my own version. I had a old leather belt that was ready for the trash, so that is were I got the buckle. I tied a normal portuguese sinnet with one end tied on the buckle, and the other end I pulled the e...
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Tue, 18 Oct 2011 20:48:52 PDT
Magnetic Globe Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Globe-Knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/6774/GS3BDRS2/F9D6774GS3BDRS2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/6774/GS3BDRS2/F9D6774GS3BDRS2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9D/6774/GS3BDRS2/F9D6774GS3BDRS2.SMALL.jpg thematthewknot A globe knot is very similar to a monkey fist but instead of 6 sides it has 18 sides. In this guide ill be making a 18sided globe knot with a 3/4in Neodymium magnetic sphere as the center. What this will result in is a pretty knot that is also a strong magnet, this is useful in say storing keys wher...
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Mon, 5 Sep 2011 16:51:30 PDT
Corkscrew knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Corkscrew-knot/
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Sat, 27 Aug 2011 17:04:22 PDT
Tie a bowline http://www.instructables.com/id/Tie-a-bowline/
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Mon, 8 Aug 2011 06:50:22 PDT
ADDING A ROPE TO BASIC CROWN KNOT http://www.instructables.com/id/ADDING-A-ROPE-TO-BASIC-CROWN-KNOT/
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Fri, 5 Aug 2011 14:25:58 PDT