Instructables: exploring - outside - knots - knots http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 01:31:49 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Tie a Double Overhand Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Double-Overhand-Knot/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:37:46 PDT
How to Tie a Marlinspike Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Marlinspike-Hitch/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:35:40 PDT
How to Tie a Clove Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Clove-Hitch-1/
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Sun, 23 Aug 2015 22:22:29 PDT
Create a super tight rope line http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-super-tight-rope-line/
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:55:24 PDT
how to eye splice three strand rope http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-eye-splice-three-strand-rope/
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Sun, 28 Jun 2015 14:19:35 PDT
Bracelet with beads and knots http://www.instructables.com/id/Bracelet-with-beads-and-knots/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 05:42:20 PDT
two half hitches knot http://www.instructables.com/id/two-half-hitches-knot/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 13:20:48 PDT
how to make a square knot http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-square-knot/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 12:58:45 PDT
how to make a bowline knot http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-bowline-knot/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 09:15:13 PDT
3 knots a (wo)man should know: Bowline knot, trucker's hitch, 1/2 hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/3-knots-a-woman-should-know-Bowline-knot-truckers-/
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 09:23:22 PST
Easy Paracord Tie Down http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paracord-Tie-Down/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:40:10 PST
Magic loop knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-loop-knot/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 08:23:04 PST
Sheet Bend with Janine http://www.instructables.com/id/Sheet-Bend-with-Janine/
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 11:40:52 PDT
Tying a Tautline Hitch with Janine http://www.instructables.com/id/Tying-a-Tautline-Hitch-with-Janine/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:44:08 PDT
Nuts for Knots: Paracord Paraphernalia- The "Fob" http://www.instructables.com/id/Nuts-for-Knots-Paracord-Paraphernalia-The-Fob/
Nuts for Knots: Paracord Paraphernalia- The "Fob" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/DP8Z/HYG05C2Q/FTLDP8ZHYG05C2Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/DP8Z/HYG05C2Q/FTLDP8ZHYG05C2Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTL/DP8Z/HYG05C2Q/FTLDP8ZHYG05C2Q.SMALL.jpg Parzivail Hello everybody and welcome to my instructable! Today on Nuts for Knots: Paracord Paraphernalia, we will be learning the basic knot and technique to make the fob above! What you need You will need:ScissorsCarabinerLighterAbout 6 feet or so of cordageNot Pictured:TimeWillingness to Learn Humble ...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 17:26:16 PDT
Knot Board for Australian Cub Scouts http://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-Board-for-Australian-Cub-Scouts/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 04:02:19 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 High Tensile Fencing Wire the Really Easy Way - No Tools. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-High-Tensile-Fencing-Wire/
How to Tie High Tensile Fencing Wire the Really Easy Way - No Tools. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SHAQ/HVQ99JOV/FR9SHAQHVQ99JOV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SHAQ/HVQ99JOV/FR9SHAQHVQ99JOV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SHAQ/HVQ99JOV/FR9SHAQHVQ99JOV.SMALL.jpg cammers Hello Instructablers,High tensile wire can be a real pain in the neck to handle. The first time I had to do some fencing with it I made an absolute mess of the job, and lost a bit of skin along the way. I guess I was lucky not to lose an eye.When at last someone showed me this technique I was amazed...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 04:58:52 PDT
Long Lasting Dog Toy (Pet Contest Entry) http://www.instructables.com/id/Long-Lasting-Dog-Toy-Pet-Contest-Entry/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2014 18:27:49 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
How to make three simple hitches http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-three-simple-hitches/
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 06:25:32 PST
Figure Eight Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Figure-Eight-Knot/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 20:32:11 PST
paracord wheel of law keychain http://www.instructables.com/id/paracord-wheel-of-law-keychain/
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Mon, 27 Jan 2014 13:52:06 PST
Thin Line Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Highway-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 22:12:33 PST
Slim Crossing Bar Paracord Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/Slim-Crossing-Bar-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 20:21:49 PST
How To Make A Butterfly Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Butterfly-Knot/
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:04:30 PST
Paracord and hemp media http://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-and-hemp-media/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/IR6Y/HQCC2360/F9TIR6YHQCC2360.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/IR6Y/HQCC2360/F9TIR6YHQCC2360.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/IR6Y/HQCC2360/F9TIR6YHQCC2360.SMALL.jpg mumblz2 A compilation of uses for some of my favorite media: hemp and paracord! null null null null null null null null null null
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Sun, 12 Jan 2014 10:31:40 PST
Learn to tie a very cool knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-to-tie-a-very-cool-knot/
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Fri, 22 Nov 2013 01:45:13 PST
How to Tie Your Shoes Cool - So they Don't Undo http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-Your-Shoes-Cool-So-they-Dont-Undo/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/LZF1/HMVJB31T/FMILZF1HMVJB31T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/LZF1/HMVJB31T/FMILZF1HMVJB31T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/LZF1/HMVJB31T/FMILZF1HMVJB31T.SMALL.jpg blinkyblinky Prologue: Well, it has been a LONG time since I have posted anything. I have been increasingly busy over the last couple of months. I will try to post more stuff soon if time will allow for it. Intro: Now  with that aside, let's get into exactly how to tie the shoes. Basically, instead of tying a d...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 13:50:20 PDT
Knot Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-Guide/
Knot Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/DAZ1/HINO5VQX/FV4DAZ1HINO5VQX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/DAZ1/HINO5VQX/FV4DAZ1HINO5VQX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV4/DAZ1/HINO5VQX/FV4DAZ1HINO5VQX.SMALL.jpg Blechmen A few simple and popular knots to use; camping, surviving, boating, and surviving from zombies and many other uses. I would like to thank Instructables for the Red Paracord that they provided me with from the Survivor Skills Challenge.  Check it out here http://www.instructables.com/contest/surviva...
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 15:54:33 PDT
Turk's head dice http://www.instructables.com/id/Turks-head-dice/
Turk's head dice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/5MVP/HIGF6MXZ/FUT5MVPHIGF6MXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/5MVP/HIGF6MXZ/FUT5MVPHIGF6MXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/5MVP/HIGF6MXZ/FUT5MVPHIGF6MXZ.SMALL.jpg jallwine I generated a 3D model of a Turk's head die in one of my other instructables (you can check it out here). In this instructable I'll show you how to actually tie one! My dad and I tied it together, which made it much easier. He did most of the tying, while I held the cube, read off instructions and c...
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Mon, 1 Jul 2013 05:33:32 PDT
How to make a ball and rope dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ball-and-rope-dog-toy/
How to make a ball and rope dog toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TXAI/HHRZT1FQ/FVQTXAIHHRZT1FQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TXAI/HHRZT1FQ/FVQTXAIHHRZT1FQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVQ/TXAI/HHRZT1FQ/FVQTXAIHHRZT1FQ.SMALL.jpg jallwine After getting a puppy, I started making her dog toys out of rope. This toy has a long tail which is great for swinging it around to throw it for fetch, or for playing tug-a-war. At the dog park I had someone call it a "fishing line for dogs". Materials 1. 3/4" cotton rope. You can get some from ...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:07:33 PDT
How to create a simple rope dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-simple-rope-dog-toy/
How to create a simple rope dog toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/35KV/HHOFXAKE/FPP35KVHHOFXAKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/35KV/HHOFXAKE/FPP35KVHHOFXAKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/35KV/HHOFXAKE/FPP35KVHHOFXAKE.SMALL.jpg jallwine In this instructable, I'll show you how to make a simple rope dog toy using two Matthew Walker knots. Many rope toys you can get at the pet store consist of a rope with two overhand knots in it. The Matthew Walker knot is much more symmetrical and less likely to come untied. With three strand rope, ...
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Sun, 9 Jun 2013 08:28:07 PDT
How to make a woven rope bone dog toy http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-woven-rope-bone-dog-toy/
How to make a woven rope bone dog toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/M9V5/HHMHZUIP/FI6M9V5HHMHZUIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/M9V5/HHMHZUIP/FI6M9V5HHMHZUIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/M9V5/HHMHZUIP/FI6M9V5HHMHZUIP.SMALL.jpg jallwine My dog loves rope toys. Tying knots is a hobby of mine, so it just doesn't feel right buying them. Instead I order my own rope and make ones that are much better than the ones you can get in a store! I make all kinds of different toys, but in this instructable, I'll show you how to tie a woven rope ...
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Sat, 8 Jun 2013 16:45:24 PDT
How to make a plant hanger out of rope http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-plant-hanger-out-of-rope/
How to make a plant hanger out of rope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/1LG5/HHJOIL4F/F9A1LG5HHJOIL4F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/1LG5/HHJOIL4F/F9A1LG5HHJOIL4F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/1LG5/HHJOIL4F/F9A1LG5HHJOIL4F.SMALL.jpg jallwine I'll be showing you how to make a plant hanger out of rope. A quick search on etsy for rope plant hangers yields several macrame plant hangers, which generally focus on hitches and square knots. In this instructable, I'll be showing you how to tie one that is made up of braids and decorative knots s...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 11:43:10 PDT
How to tie a 320 facet globe knot using a 3D printed model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-320-facet-globe-knot-using-a-3D-print/
How to tie a 320 facet globe knot using a 3D printed model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/KNP1/HH2VOK2P/FZIKNP1HH2VOK2P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/KNP1/HH2VOK2P/FZIKNP1HH2VOK2P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/KNP1/HH2VOK2P/FZIKNP1HH2VOK2P.SMALL.jpg jallwine A globe knot is a form of Turk's head knot that can be tied to cover a sphere. The standard way to tie a globe knot is to tie the knot around a cylindrical mandrel, then transfer the knot to a ball that you want to cover. In this instructable I'll show you how to tie a 320 facet globe knot by 3D pri...
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 12:23:09 PDT
How to tie a Turk's head coaster using a 3D printed model http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-Turks-head-coaster-using-a-3D-printe/
How to tie a Turk's head coaster using a 3D printed model - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QMV0/HH11FYVS/FNJQMV0HH11FYVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QMV0/HH11FYVS/FNJQMV0HH11FYVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNJ/QMV0/HH11FYVS/FNJQMV0HH11FYVS.SMALL.jpg jallwine Tying a Turk's head knot can be tricky without something to follow along with, especially when you want to get more complicated than the standard 3 part x 5 bight ones you can find instructions for online. I generated a 3D model of a 6 part x 7 bight Turk's head and used it as a guide to actually ti...
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Wed, 22 May 2013 22:47:18 PDT
Knot Tying Practice Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-Tying-Practice-Station/
Knot Tying Practice Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/VMGL/HGH70V3C/F5XVMGLHGH70V3C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/VMGL/HGH70V3C/F5XVMGLHGH70V3C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5X/VMGL/HGH70V3C/F5XVMGLHGH70V3C.SMALL.jpg shaneoh3 A knot-tying station you can use to practice various knot-tying skills. Wood planks, screws, and PVC pipes were used in construction. Paracord and nylon string are both used in this station.
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Fri, 17 May 2013 05:50:26 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 gmanfiggy 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
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
How to Make a Square Lashing and Round Lashing http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Square-Lashing-and-Round-Lashing/
How to Make a Square Lashing and Round Lashing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/NUE3/HA4MDDZL/FIVNUE3HA4MDDZL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/NUE3/HA4MDDZL/FIVNUE3HA4MDDZL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIV/NUE3/HA4MDDZL/FIVNUE3HA4MDDZL.SMALL.jpg warreng971 Have you ever needed to tie sticks together for some project or activity? well im going show you how to make a square lashing and a round lashing which will hold two sticks or poles together. For this project you will need: -sticks or poles -a lot of rope First, Tie a Clove Hitch like shown Tie a...
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Sat, 8 Dec 2012 18:23:37 PST
How To Tie A Sheep Shank Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Tie-A-Sheep-Shank-Knot/
How To Tie A Sheep Shank Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/S4JJ/H9K2G28M/FAMS4JJH9K2G28M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/S4JJ/H9K2G28M/FAMS4JJH9K2G28M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAM/S4JJ/H9K2G28M/FAMS4JJH9K2G28M.SMALL.jpg duckman200 This knot is often used for stopping a rope from snapping when there is a fray. This knot only stays when the rope is being pulled from either side. First off, make a 'S' with the rope making sure that there is rope left over on either side of the 'S'. Make a loop at either end of the 'S' ma...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 22:52:59 PST
How to tie a square knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-square-knot-1/
How to tie a square knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/VFMI/H8CVK7UB/F3ZVFMIH8CVK7UB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/VFMI/H8CVK7UB/F3ZVFMIH8CVK7UB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/VFMI/H8CVK7UB/F3ZVFMIH8CVK7UB.SMALL.jpg nitnit13 In this instructable, I'll show you how to tie a square knot easily. In my point of view this is the fastest and most simple way out of many different ways to tie this useful knot. This knot is used to connect two pieces or rope or string. It is trustworthy but will NOT stand heavy weight. Left o...
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Tue, 16 Oct 2012 12:44:46 PDT
How to tie a square knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-square-knot/
How to tie a square knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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 ethanb34 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
Another Tautline hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/Another-Tautline-hitch/
Another Tautline hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/MNHG/H3O7LGSW/FV5MNHGH3O7LGSW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/MNHG/H3O7LGSW/FV5MNHGH3O7LGSW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/MNHG/H3O7LGSW/FV5MNHGH3O7LGSW.SMALL.jpg axiesdad this is a simple and useful hitch that I learned so long ago that I don't remember learning it.  It is easily adjustable and easy to release.  It's really just a series of three half-hitches, but the separation between the first and the other two is what makes it work.  If you slide the first hitch...
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 12:53:36 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 Single Strand Star Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Single-Strand-Star-Knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/9SYY/H21CGM8H/FSS9SYYH21CGM8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/9SYY/H21CGM8H/FSS9SYYH21CGM8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSS/9SYY/H21CGM8H/FSS9SYYH21CGM8H.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  Stormdrane's Blog This video will show how to tie a single strand star knot.  I followed Fred Creativ'Knots photo tutorial for tying the knot, but had comments from others that they were having trouble following the path of the cord, so between the video and the photo...
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Sun, 20 May 2012 19:23:04 PDT
Jack's Beanstalk key fob http://www.instructables.com/id/Jacks-Beanstalk-key-fob/
Jack's Beanstalk key fob - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/B89F/GYVDJVYR/FHJB89FGYVDJVYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/B89F/GYVDJVYR/FHJB89FGYVDJVYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHJ/B89F/GYVDJVYR/FHJB89FGYVDJVYR.SMALL.jpg JasonTX As far as I can tell, nobody has named this knot yet, so I'm claiming it. When tied in all green, it looks like a climbing, twining vine to me. Hence the name, "Jack's Beanstalk".  I've tied it here in red, white and blue to make it easier to tell the strands from each other. Tying the base Take ...
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 01:08:26 PST
Simple Cheap Fast Paracord Storage!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Cheap-Fast-Paracord-Storage/
Simple Cheap Fast Paracord Storage!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/J33S/GULNWEJI/FF5J33SGULNWEJI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/J33S/GULNWEJI/FF5J33SGULNWEJI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF5/J33S/GULNWEJI/FF5J33SGULNWEJI.SMALL.jpg cwbyzfn69 If you are anything like me you're tired of digging through whatever container you keep your paracord in, only to come out feeling like Clark W. Griswold with his Christmas lights. I have tried many things including those fancy little "donuts". Here's my problem: I'm lazy and I don't see the p...
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Thu, 15 Dec 2011 08:08:46 PST
How to Tie a "Cobb & Co" Hitch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Cobb-Co-Hitch/
How to Tie a "Cobb & Co" Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/2NZF/GVIYNCBK/F8S2NZFGVIYNCBK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/2NZF/GVIYNCBK/F8S2NZFGVIYNCBK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8S/2NZF/GVIYNCBK/F8S2NZFGVIYNCBK.SMALL.jpg cammers When I was growing up I had the privilege of living in the Australian bush and getting to know some true bushmen. People with the skills and resourcefulness that allowed them to thrive in an environment that would leave most city people helpless. One of essential skills for anyone living and workin...
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 03:03:08 PST