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Knots You Need Step-by-Step Instructions for More Than 100 of the Best Sailing, Fishing, Climbing, Camping and Decorative Knots

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ISBN-10: 1599213958

ISBN-13: 9781599213958

Edition: 2008

Authors: Buck Tilton, Bob Hede

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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 activities. With its clear step-by-step instructions and friendly tone, this is the one volume you can count on to guide you toward quick success in knot-making. With a full range of stoppers, bends, loops, and hitches, and extensive cross references for multi-use knots,Knack Knots You Needincludes more than 500 photos and instructions for knots you need for: Camping Boating Climbing Fishing Crafts Key…    
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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Globe Pequot Press, The
Publication date: 9/2/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 8.50" wide x 8.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

Buck Tiltonis a wilderness medicine expert and writer whose many books for FalconGuides have sold more than 100,000 copies combined. He is also a regular columnist forBackpackermagazine. He lives in Lander, Wyoming. nbsp; Bob Hedeis a photographer based out of Lander, Wyoming.

Introduction
Camping Knots: Stoppers
Overhand Knot
Overhand Knot with Draw Loop
Heaving Line Knot
Figure 8 Knot
Figure 8 Knot with Draw Loop
Camping Knots: Bends
Square (Reef) Knot
Sheet Bend
Double Sheet Bend
Camping Knots: Loops
Figure 8 Loop
Overhand Loop
Slip Knot (Simple Noose)
Hangman's Knot (Noose)
Camping Knots: Stationary Hitches
Half Hitch
Two Half Hitches
Clove Hitch
Clove Hitch on a Stake
Clove Hitch on a Ring
Cow Hitch (Simple)
Cow Hitch (Pedigree)
Bull Hitch
Transom Knot
Camping Knots: Moving Hitches
Trucker's Hitch
Tautline Hitch
Timber Hitch
Killick Hitch
Boat Knots: Stoppers
Double Overhand Knot
Ashley's Stopper Knot
Boat Knots: Bends
Carrick Bend
Vice Versa
Zeppelin Bend
Boat Knots: Loops
Scaffold Knot
Bowline
Bowline on a Bight
Double Bowline
Triple Bowline
Running Bowline
Midshipman's Hitch
Boat Knots: Hitches
Anchor (Fisherman's) Bend
Buntline Hitch
Highwayman's Hitch
Rolling Hitch
Camel Hitch
Pole Hitch
Pile (Post) Hitch
Constrictor Knot
Double Constrictor Knot
Boat Knots: Miscellaneous
Sheepshank
Eye Splice
Back Splice
Asher's Bottle Sling
Common Whipping
Climbing Knots: Hitches
Bachmann Hitch
Girth Hitch
Munter (Italian) Hitch
Garda Knot
Klemheist Knot
Prusik Knot
Round Turn and Two Half Hitches
Climbing Knots: Bends
Hunter's (Rigger's) Bend
Fisherman's Knot
Double Fisherman's Knot
Water Knot
Figure 8 Bend
Climbing Knots: Loops
Figure 8 Follow-Through
Figure 8 Double Loop
Figure 8 Triple Loop
Alpine Butterfly
Spanish Bowline
Loop Knot
Fishing Knots: Hook and Tackle Knots
Arbor Knot
Improved Clinch Knot
Dry Fly Knot
Uni-Knot
Double Turle Knot
Crawford Knot
Cairnton (Woods) Knot
Trilene Knot
Simple Snell
Snelling a Hook
Tandem Hook Knot
Swivel Knot
Palomar Knot
World's Fair Knot
Fishing Knots: Joining Lines
Interlocking Loops
Blood Knot
Albright Knot
Double Uni-Knot
Fishing Knots: Loops
Angler's (Perfection) Loop
Trombone Loop
Rapala Knot
Dropper Loop
Double Overhand Loop
Decorative Knots: Bowknots
Japanese Bowknot
Simple Bowknot
Sheepshank Bowknot
True Lover's Knot
Decorative Knots: Lanyard Knots
Simple Lanyard Knot
Four-Ply Knot
Five-Lead Flat-Sinnet
Braid Knot
Crown Knot
Two-Strand Matthew Walker Knot
Chinese Butterfly Knot
Knife Lanyard Knot
Decorative Knots: Button Knots
Chinese Button Knot
Eight-Part Button Knot
Decorative Knots: Miscellaneous
Monkey's Fist
Turk's Head
Simple Chain Sinnet (Monkey Chain)
Chinese Flat Knot
Knots in Action
Index