50 Knots You Need to Know

Product code: RS450468

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Do you not know your knots? Read this book and you 'll not be able to say that about knots any more.

This handy book features essential rope-and-string tying advice for the nerdily inclined. It even includes two lengths of rope to help you practice!

If you're unaware of the difference between a Cow Hitch and a Marlinspike Hoop or a Running Bowline and a Square Lashing, all will be revealed in 50 Knots You Need to Know.

Packed with step-by-step instructions, in this 50 Knots book you 'll discover how to tie knots to get you through any situation, whether it's nautical knots for sailing adventures or shanks and hitches for camping or climbing weekends. Tying a knot can save your life and here you will find all the knots from a Fisherman's Knot to a Tautline Hitch that any sailor, climber or camper will need. Each of the projects comes with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions, plus some pieces of string to get you started.

This book is the perfect gift for the nerdy person in your life and a original and fun way to expand anyone's knowledge of knots.

  • Includes two pieces of practice rope.

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