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.
When it comes to explaining crafters' tools and techniques, craftsman Paul N. Hasluck is a true master. His classic work Knotting and Splicing Ropes and Cordage covers:
The basics of rope formation
Tying useful knots
Tying fancy knots
Using different ties and lashings
Knots include Overhand, Sailor’s Reef, Granny, Whipcord, Flemish Eye Bowline; Killick Hitch, Rolling Hitch, and more. With over 200 intricate illustrations.
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, Metalworking, The Handyman’s Guide, and more.