Instructables: exploring - video - knots - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:56:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Singing Tree Rope Runner http://www.instructables.com/id/Singing-Tree-Rope-Runner/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/VLGH/HE7D9ZD5/FZ9VLGHHE7D9ZD5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/VLGH/HE7D9ZD5/FZ9VLGHHE7D9ZD5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/VLGH/HE7D9ZD5/FZ9VLGHHE7D9ZD5.SMALL.jpg kevin bingham design, prototype, waterjet, sandblast, powder coat, and assemble a ascent and descent prototype at tech shop Detroit..  The pulley axles bushings and sheaves were purchased directly from CMI corp.  springs push the upper Rope wrench into the rope causeing it to activate.  pulling up the lower lever...
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Fri, 15 Mar 2013 06:38:21 PDT
Zigzag Spooling Paracord http://www.instructables.com/id/Zigzag-Spooling-Paracord/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/C6WL/GRTHM0HM/F45C6WLGRTHM0HM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/C6WL/GRTHM0HM/F45C6WLGRTHM0HM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/C6WL/GRTHM0HM/F45C6WLGRTHM0HM.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane Some cord and string comes from manufacturers on spools without end caps, wrapped around the spool in a zigzag type pattern that keeps it from spilling off the sides.  This video demonstrates how to wrap paracord onto a spool in that manner.  I used the same method with my Carabiner Paracord Spool ...
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Sat, 27 Aug 2011 09:17:22 PDT
How to Tie the Most Useful Knot in the World (Bowline) [HD Video Tutorial] http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-the-Most-Useful-Knot-in-the-World-Bowl/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/FIGP/GRFMV8T3/FXKFIGPGRFMV8T3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/FIGP/GRFMV8T3/FXKFIGPGRFMV8T3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/FIGP/GRFMV8T3/FXKFIGPGRFMV8T3.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight This is a short video to help those who have seen many of my past videos where I use a bowline knot. This is the most useful knot you will ever learn. It will not slip when in use, and comes undone easily even after being tightened under thousands of pounds. Throughout history the bowline has been ...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2011 19:01:31 PDT
Celtic Button Knot http://www.instructables.com/id/Celtic-Button-Knot/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/BJOZ/GPVF2E6U/FZQBJOZGPVF2E6U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/BJOZ/GPVF2E6U/FZQBJOZGPVF2E6U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZQ/BJOZ/GPVF2E6U/FZQBJOZGPVF2E6U.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane This video will show how to tie a Celtic Button Knot, using a length of paracord for the demonstration.  The 'Celtic Button Knot' looks similar to the 'Lanyard Knot', but is tied along a single strand of cord instead of using two strands. They can be useful as decorative stopper/terminal knots.  Th...
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Sun, 10 Jul 2011 04:55:24 PDT
Chluaid's 10-minute Monkey Fist http://www.instructables.com/id/Chluaids-10-minute-Monkey-Fist/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/RHN1/FTTOTSV6/FOSRHN1FTTOTSV6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/RHN1/FTTOTSV6/FOSRHN1FTTOTSV6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/RHN1/FTTOTSV6/FOSRHN1FTTOTSV6.SMALL.jpg chluaid When I was a little kid I read somewhere that sailors made weapons from rope. Since then I've been fascinated with rope weapons (limited mainly to flails and whips) and always wanted to learn how to make them. A few years back, I was in a book store and saw a step-by-step how to make a monkey's fis...
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