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    This is a thoroughly practical guide, dealing with the finer art of rigging and ropeworking so that the professional seaman or rigger can still practise the old skill for their own satisfaction, and the painstaking seaman or yachtsman can turn out some natty work. CONTENTS: A Note on Cordage Kno...
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    A truly compact and comprehensive reference for boaters. The lowdown on every boating topic imaginable from navigation rules, know tying, boathandling, navigation aids, charting, GPS, trailering, weather and loads more.   Why another book on boating? It's not just another book, it's unique. Th...
  • $19.95
     A perfect introduction to the art of ornamental ropework, this book is clear, precise, and practical. It includes step-by-step instructions for the basic knot of this branch of the art, the Carrick Bend. From this knot and its many variations, the beginning knot enthusiast can make many pra...
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     From America's best-known knot authority, here is an indispensable guide to more than 100 knots. Whether you want to tie lines together, lash oars in place, attach a sail to a boom, or extend a towing line, the knot you need, with variations for specific conditions, is here. Along with the easy-...
  • $39.95
    Combining and updating the renowned Rigger's Apprentice and Rigger's Locker, meets the changing face of modern materials and technology while remaining true to rigging's best traditional principles and practices. It's much more than a knot book, though the knots a sailor needs...
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    This is unquestionably the greatest book on knots and rope work ever published, yet it is a valuable reference for anyone from eight to eighty. First published in 1939, it quickly became and has remained for more than a half century the classic in its field. Here, every step in tying knots from t...
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    Angler's and Still Fisherman's Knots Commercial Fisherman's Knots Fishing Traps and Seines Net Making and Repairing. Jam-packed with practical and valuable information for fishermen everywhere, this handbook describes the hundreds of ties and bends used to connect line to the many types and kinds...
  • $156.95
    This title replaces the 3 volume set: 'Guide to Purchasing Hawsers'; 'Prototype Rope Testing' & 'Procedures for Quality Control and Inspection during the Production of Hawsers'.This title replaces the three volume set comprising 'Guide to Purchasing Hawsers', 'Prototype Rope Testing' and 'Pro...
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     The many detailed illustrations and clearly written text in this small book make knot tying easy for the beginner -- and will provide hours of enjoyment. More than 400 knots for all types of outdoor activities, crafts, trades, hobbies, and handicrafts are indexed by name and use, and illustrated.
  • $148.95
    Covers the first in depth tests to determine the actual new and used strengths and rate of strength reduction of large synthetic ropes, similar to those used as SBM/SPM Mooring Hawsers.   This book provides a complete description of the first major large rope testing programme. This was undertak...
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    Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new compendium presents all the knots you need to know, with brightly colored photographs enabling you to easily follow the instructions. In addition, the book includes copious information on using knots in most popular act...
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    This beautifully illustrated and very popular book covers the commonly used knots & splices. In colour, it clearly illustrates how to tie each knot through the use of clear, sequential diagrams and a step by step approach. It covers the ten knots which everyone should know and many other usef...
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     Eye splices, roll splices, tail splices, short and long splices, grommets, lock tucks in various eye splices, flexible and nonflexible cable splices used in aircraft cord—these and many other operations are explained in simple language and are illustrated by clear line drawings and photographs. ...
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    An illustrated guide to 50 of the most commonly used sailing knots.
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    Here is an entirely different kind of knot book! For the first time, here are step-by-step instructions that take full advantage of color photography to teach the art of tying knots. Unlike illustrations in other books, these pictures show every step looking over the shoulder of the tier -- the w...
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     The Rigger's Locker is an all-new collection of useful ideas, undeservedly obscure knots and splices, and tips on everything from working safely aloft to sail configurations, making ratlines and blocks, carrying plywood sheets, and preventing the eternally irritating problem of keeping that...
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    Whether you are suspended hundreds or thousands of feet in the air on the side of a mountain, sailing the open seas, or pitching a tent in the wilderness, this book will be an essentaial tool for all of your outdoor adventures, and some of your indoor ones as well. THE ULTIMATE BOOK OF KNOTS is a...
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