CREATIVE ROPECRAFT PDF
Illustrated with drawings of knots and knotting techniques, this book explains the techniques of tying knots, hitches, bends, plaits, netting and decorative ropecraft . Creative Ropecraft is the standard work on the subject of practical and decorative knots and ropework, reissued in a newly designed edition. Creative Ropecraft has 12 ratings and 2 reviews. Bernie said: This book is a great introduction to the practical uses of rope. It also sprinkles in some.
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I’ve used ideas from CRC to wrap knife, tomahawk, and hatchet handles, made the dog 2 new collars she wouldn’t choose a color so I made her one of eachand a couple rifle slings. In the 1st edition of this book the author states that this is an introduction to creative rope knotting as practiced by old time sailors and that it’s purpose is to stimulate your interest. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Phillip Waclawski added it Aug 24, Get to Know Us.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. I also found the sections on Plaits and Sennits, and Covering and Netting very easy to follow. Encyclopedia of Knots and Fancy Rope Work. Write a customer review. He lives in England. It is so easy to flip to a section to refresh the memory. Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down.
The excellent illustrations make it all look easy, however. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down. Xan Penrose added it Dec 02, Please try again later.
In Creative Ropecraft Stuart Grainger describes hos to tie and use a wide variety Creative Ropecraft is a treasure trove of knots, hitches, bends, ropdcraft and netting. Share your thoughts with other customers.
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ANyone tempted to try their hand at ropecraft will be able to follow in the footsteps of the traditional seamen who have gone before thanks to Stuart Grainger’s clear instructions and very detailed drawings.
Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Single strand fancy knots Chapter 4: All through the age of sail, men who could neither read nor write whiled away the off-watch hours developing decorative skills from their knowledge of knots, splices, plaits, sennits, and of the twine and cordage of their day. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Refresh and try again. Code marked it as to-read Apr 03, Read more Read less. In the ensuing time, I have purchased multiple books and have branched into a variety of cord materials.
John marked it as to-read Aug 04, This forth edition covers the basics, and then goes into the more complicated and decorative knots. Once picked up, it is hard to put this wonderful book down.
This book is the standard work on the subject of practical and decorative knots and ropework. Plaits and sennits of up to six strands Chapter 5: This is a unique reference and guide for the sailor and the home craftsman. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.
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