Knotting and Splicing Ropes and Cordage

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Skyhorse Publishing, May 22, 2012 - Sports & Recreation - 160 pages
When it comes to explaining crafters' tools and techniques, craftsman Paul N. Hasluck is a true master. In Knotting and Splicing Ropes and Cordage, Hasluck covers everything, from the basics of rope formation to trying useful knots, splicing rope, working cordage, tying fancy knots, using different ties and lashings, and more--all among more than 200 intricate illustrations. Great for sailors, Scouts, climbers, cavers, rescue workers, or anyone who is simply interested in learning the skills behind knotting and splicing, this classic work holds the very foundation of the art.

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Paul N. Hasluck a true woodworking guru, was the craftsman behind titles such as "Manual of Traditional Wood Carving, The Handyman s Book: Essential Woodworking Tools and Techniques, Rustic Carpentry, Traditional Glassworking Techniques" and "Metalworking, The Handyman's Guide", and more.

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