Instructables: exploring - outside - knots - featured https://www.instructables.com Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:55:47 PDT BLOX v1.01 Easy Portable Rope Making Kit https://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Portable-Rope-Making-Kit/
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Sun, 31 Mar 2019 10:32:02 PDT
How to Tie a Heaving Line Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Heaving-Line-Knot/
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Fri, 2 Mar 2018 21:47:06 PST
How to Tie an Angler's Loop https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-an-Anglers-Loop/
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Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:09:44 PST
How to Tie a Bowline https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Bowline-3/
How to Tie a Bowline - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/AMOP/JCS6XCLJ/F3GAMOPJCS6XCLJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/AMOP/JCS6XCLJ/F3GAMOPJCS6XCLJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3G/AMOP/JCS6XCLJ/F3GAMOPJCS6XCLJ.SMALL.jpg How to Knot Welcome to my channel How to Knot and in this video, I will be showing you how to tie a bowline. Typically this knot is used for climbing, camping, and sailing. This is an easy loop to tie, yet it’s extremely effective as it’s strong and stable. It was commonly used by sailers to attach rope to an o...
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Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:25:07 PST
How to Tie a Bowline With a Stopper Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Bowline-With-a-Stopper-Knot/
How to Tie a Bowline With a Stopper Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/MO02/JCGK66X3/FBZMO02JCGK66X3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/MO02/JCGK66X3/FBZMO02JCGK66X3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/MO02/JCGK66X3/FBZMO02JCGK66X3.SMALL.jpg How to Knot Welcome to my How to Knot tutorial, I will be showing you how to tie a bowline with a stopper knot. Typically this knot is used for climbing, camping, and sailing. The stopper knot addition is intended to prevent the knot from slipping. This does not slip, maintains its structure without coming loos...
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Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:00:54 PST
Slip Knot to Bowline Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/Slip-Knot-to-Bowline-Knot/
Slip Knot to Bowline Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/H70M/J8OR3SKJ/FR1H70MJ8OR3SKJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/H70M/J8OR3SKJ/FR1H70MJ8OR3SKJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/H70M/J8OR3SKJ/FR1H70MJ8OR3SKJ.SMALL.jpg carl5blum A bowline is a wonderful knot. It doesn't slip in any direction. Isn't too complicated. And it usually is easy to untie, pulling down on the loop. So here is an easy way that doesn't use a rabbit. I learned the Bowline knot back in Scouting. You know the rabbit, the hole and running around the pol...
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Thu, 12 Oct 2017 18:05:08 PDT
Monkey's Fist https://www.instructables.com/id/Monkeys-Fist-1/
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 15:08:02 PDT
Duct Tape Cordage https://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-Cordage/
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Mon, 6 Mar 2017 10:01:38 PST
How to Teach Kids to Tie Shoes by Maria Bischel https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Teach-Kids-to-Tie-Shoes-by-Maria-Bischel/
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Sun, 5 Mar 2017 08:31:16 PST
How to create a Monkey's Fist knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Create-a-Monkeys-Fist-Knot/
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:47:02 PST
Bind a net bag or a fishing net https://www.instructables.com/id/Bind-Fishing-Nets/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 18:45:55 PST
How to Tie a Hitch Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Hitch-Knot/
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Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:26:42 PDT
The last Splicing tool I build https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Last-Splicing-Tool-I-Build/
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Mon, 10 Oct 2016 07:20:57 PDT
Knots to Know https://www.instructables.com/id/Knots-to-Know/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 06:09:21 PDT
Nudo Stevedore Stopper https://www.instructables.com/id/Nudo-Stevedore-Stopper/
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Fri, 8 Jul 2016 16:59:58 PDT
nudo loop perfection https://www.instructables.com/id/Nudo-Loop-Perfection/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 17:05:09 PDT
Nudo Davy https://www.instructables.com/id/Nudo-Davy/
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Thu, 7 Jul 2016 17:46:11 PDT
How To Tie A Globe Knot (or any Turk's head-like knot) https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Globe-Knot/
How To Tie A Globe Knot (or any Turk's head-like knot) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/37FX/IPCYC9YO/FYJ37FXIPCYC9YO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/37FX/IPCYC9YO/FYJ37FXIPCYC9YO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYJ/37FX/IPCYC9YO/FYJ37FXIPCYC9YO.SMALL.jpg allwinedesigns A globe knot is one that covers a spherical object. There are a huge number of possible globe knots. I'll be showing you how to tie one with 30 facets, or 30 sections of cord that show on the surface of the knot. In this case it's the same as the number of crossings, but that's not always the case. ...
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 07:55:55 PDT
Belt Sander Wooden Fid https://www.instructables.com/id/Belt-Sander-Woodden-Fid/
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Fri, 3 Jun 2016 06:49:18 PDT
Loop Buttoner https://www.instructables.com/id/Loop-Buttoner/
Loop Buttoner - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/8LQR/IOQ1QI0K/F2X8LQRIOQ1QI0K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/8LQR/IOQ1QI0K/F2X8LQRIOQ1QI0K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2X/8LQR/IOQ1QI0K/F2X8LQRIOQ1QI0K.SMALL.jpg ritterst Originally used to fasten Buttons it would be fed through a Buttonhole, hooked around the Button and pulled back through the Hole, this makes a useful Tool for many Types of Knot-Tying. You need a Handsbreadth perforated Metall-Strip and a Cubit of Wire. To cut the Metall-Strip pinch both Sides ...
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Sat, 28 May 2016 08:22:22 PDT
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-9-How-to-Tie-the-Poachers-Knot/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:28:36 PDT
Quick Skills #8: How to tie the Tumble Hitch https://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-8-How-to-Tie-the-Tumble-Hitch/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2016 14:35:39 PDT
Snake Lashing https://www.instructables.com/id/Snake-Lashing/
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Sat, 23 Apr 2016 10:34:02 PDT
Quick Skills #7: How to tie the One-Handed Bowline https://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-7-How-to-Tie-the-One-Handed-Bowline/
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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 14:08:42 PDT
Quick Skills #6: How to tie the Marlinspike Hitch https://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-6-How-to-Tie-the-Marlinspike-Hitch/
Quick Skills #6: How to tie the Marlinspike Hitch - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/ZIQK/IM6LCQFN/FLYZIQKIM6LCQFN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/ZIQK/IM6LCQFN/FLYZIQKIM6LCQFN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/ZIQK/IM6LCQFN/FLYZIQKIM6LCQFN.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,this week I present you a new part of the Quick skills series. This time I would like to show you the Marlinspike Hitch. This Instructable is kept rather short on purpose as I would like to build on this one with upcoming Instructables (e.g. how to use this knot to improvi...
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Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:24:44 PDT
2 Piece Paracord Key Chain https://www.instructables.com/id/2-Piece-Paracord-Key-Chain/
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 17:24:15 PST
Learn the Best Knot for Camping https://www.instructables.com/id/Learn-the-Best-Knot-for-Camping/
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Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:54:48 PST
Making Two Equal Length Double Spliced Dyneema Lines https://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Two-Equal-Length-Double-Spliced-Dyneema-Lin/
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Fri, 5 Feb 2016 23:12:18 PST
Star Button Knot Key Chain/Bracelet https://www.instructables.com/id/Star-Button-Knot-Key-ChainBracelet/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 21:52:44 PST
Easy Rope Handle https://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Rope-Handle/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 11:09:55 PST
Figure 8 Knot With Loop/Bight https://www.instructables.com/id/Figure-8-knot-with-loopbight/
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 19:10:45 PST
Rope halter with fiador https://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-halter-with-fiador/
Rope halter with fiador - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/USUL/IE42SWSC/FTUUSULIE42SWSC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/USUL/IE42SWSC/FTUUSULIE42SWSC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/USUL/IE42SWSC/FTUUSULIE42SWSC.SMALL.jpg lastrom1 A rope halter is an invaluable training aid. Customize for any size horse, baby to full grown. With this easy step by step guide never buy a rope halter again and always have one on hand for emergencies.The one with orange is a foal halter I made for our new little girl. I prefer softer rope as i...
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 09:26:01 PDT
Create a super tight rope line https://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-super-tight-rope-line/
Create a super tight rope line - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/A489/IBL691QC/FS1A489IBL691QC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/A489/IBL691QC/FS1A489IBL691QC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/A489/IBL691QC/FS1A489IBL691QC.SMALL.jpg kellyegan I use this combination of knots every time I want a very tight rope line like attaching something to the roof of a car or tying down a tarp. It turns a single piece of rope into a simple machine similar to a pulley, increasing your mechanical advantage when tightening the rope. The bowline secures...
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Wed, 1 Jul 2015 19:55:24 PDT
How to Knot a Butterfly by Macrame https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Knot-a-Butterfly-by-Macrame/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 07:45:09 PDT
Paracord Medical Alert Bracelet https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Medical-Alert-Bracelet/
Paracord Medical Alert Bracelet - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/JKH6/I8CW1MCV/FBIJKH6I8CW1MCV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/JKH6/I8CW1MCV/FBIJKH6I8CW1MCV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBI/JKH6/I8CW1MCV/FBIJKH6I8CW1MCV.SMALL.jpg NomadHobbyist A medical alert bracelet is a bracelet that is worn if a person with a pre-existing condition, such as diabetes, asthma, heart problems, falls unconscious due to that condition. When paramedics arrive, they will use the bracelet to help the person recover. They can also be used as Medical ID bracele...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 17:21:28 PDT
Paracord Gecko/ Lizard https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Gecko-Lizard/
Paracord Gecko/ Lizard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/BYV6/I504V61B/FQBBYV6I504V61B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/BYV6/I504V61B/FQBBYV6I504V61B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/BYV6/I504V61B/FQBBYV6I504V61B.SMALL.jpg Puffpuffbam In this instructible I will be showing you how to make a paracord and nut gecko I saw on youtube. For this instructible you will need 38 inches of paracord and 46 1/2 nuts. Note I will be using different colors of paracord so it will be easier to explain. First find the middle part of your string ...
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:15:46 PST
Easy Paracord Tie Down https://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Paracord-Tie-Down/
Easy Paracord Tie Down - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/FD2V/I4J79Q7P/FRFFD2VI4J79Q7P.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/FD2V/I4J79Q7P/FRFFD2VI4J79Q7P.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/FD2V/I4J79Q7P/FRFFD2VI4J79Q7P.SMALL.jpg Alnaildriver Mechanical tie down straps are handy but are not as flexible or adaptable as a length of paracord. The trick with rope or cord as a tie down is to construct a series of knots that are secure but are still easy untie. I find the classic trucker's hitch a bit difficult so have put together my own ve...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 09:40:10 PST
Tying a Tautline Hitch with Janine https://www.instructables.com/id/Tying-a-Tautline-Hitch-with-Janine/
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:44:08 PDT
Knot Board for Australian Cub Scouts https://www.instructables.com/id/Knot-Board-for-Australian-Cub-Scouts/
Knot Board for Australian Cub Scouts - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/PK7G/HX7P21TN/FFQPK7GHX7P21TN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/PK7G/HX7P21TN/FFQPK7GHX7P21TN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FFQ/PK7G/HX7P21TN/FFQPK7GHX7P21TN.SMALL.jpg the_mini_guy The purpose of the Knot Board is for it to be built as a Pack Night Activity, and for Cub Scouts to take home and practice their Boomerang Knot work. This design was prepared by: Max P. - Assistant Cub Scout Leader at 1st Wantirna South Cub Scout PackThe example was constructed by: Max H-B. - Cub Sc...
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 04:02:19 PDT
Packable Hammock https://www.instructables.com/id/Packable-Hammock/
Packable Hammock - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/XKZA/HW4OGNCC/F0NXKZAHW4OGNCC.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/XKZA/HW4OGNCC/F0NXKZAHW4OGNCC.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F0N/XKZA/HW4OGNCC/F0NXKZAHW4OGNCC.SMALL.jpg VentureScout Whether its for relaxing in the shade on a summers day or keeping you up off the wet ground, you cant beat a good Hammock! What could be better than kicking back and chillin out in a hammock you made yourself. Its much cheaper than the store bought ones and easier to make then you think (only 3 diff...
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Sat, 7 Jun 2014 12:02:01 PDT
Paracord Snow Shoes https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Snow-Shoes/
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Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:17:41 PST
Double Cobra Stitch Paracord Belt https://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Cobra-Stitch-Paracord-Belt/
Double Cobra Stitch Paracord Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/ZR0J/HQVLAVVA/F5HZR0JHQVLAVVA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/ZR0J/HQVLAVVA/F5HZR0JHQVLAVVA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F5H/ZR0J/HQVLAVVA/F5HZR0JHQVLAVVA.SMALL.jpg TeeDum This project can be a bit monotonous but well worth it. Monotonous only because once you get started you are repeating the same knot over and over and over again until you get to the end. First things first. Get your materials. I ordered a plain brushed steel buckle from eBay for about $2. The...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 12:19:59 PST
Unique paracord bracelet with wooden beads https://www.instructables.com/id/Unique-paracord-bracelet-with-wooden-beads/
Unique paracord bracelet with wooden beads - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/OUC9/HQVPXJQL/FETOUC9HQVPXJQL.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/OUC9/HQVPXJQL/FETOUC9HQVPXJQL.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FET/OUC9/HQVPXJQL/FETOUC9HQVPXJQL.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya "Been around the world twice, talked to everyone once, there ain't nothing I can't do, no sky too high no sea too rough. Learned a lot of lessons in my life. Never shoot a large caliber man with a small caliber bullet. Anything in life worth doing is worth over doing, moderation is for coward, I am ...
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Sun, 26 Jan 2014 11:33:39 PST
Paracord Glasses Lanyard https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Glasses-Lanyard/
Paracord Glasses Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/H3ES/HQOJJDLZ/F4AH3ESHQOJJDLZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/H3ES/HQOJJDLZ/F4AH3ESHQOJJDLZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/H3ES/HQOJJDLZ/F4AH3ESHQOJJDLZ.SMALL.jpg trans4mation Do you have to remove your glasses often, and are afraid of losing them when you aren't wearing them? Why not keep them around your neck? Paracord is a cheap, extremely durable, multi-use, and stylish material for building and crafting. Which makes it perfect for this project! Keep your sharp shades...
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Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:10:09 PST
Double Helix Keychain https://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Helix-Keychain/
Double Helix Keychain - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/H0MR/HKVKTJ6F/FEOH0MRHKVKTJ6F.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/H0MR/HKVKTJ6F/FEOH0MRHKVKTJ6F.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/H0MR/HKVKTJ6F/FEOH0MRHKVKTJ6F.SMALL.jpg swim_guy5150 This is a instructable about a paracord cord two colored double helix keychain. Cost: A few dollars for the paracord. Time: 5-10 min For this awesome tutorial you will need something to cut with (scissors, or knife), a lighter, a foot of one color and 1 1/4 arms lengths of the other color (Go 49e...
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Fri, 30 Aug 2013 08:07:50 PDT
josephine knot https://www.instructables.com/id/josephine-knot/
josephine knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/T8XX/HKBG7609/FRRT8XXHKBG7609.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/T8XX/HKBG7609/FRRT8XXHKBG7609.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/T8XX/HKBG7609/FRRT8XXHKBG7609.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink The josephine knot is my favorite knot ever. I learned it while making a macrame plant hanger at Craftcation 2013 and I have been addicted ever since! You can use it to make bracelets, pretty up straps on bags - all kinds of things. The josephine knot seems delicate and complicated - but I promise ...
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Mon, 19 Aug 2013 16:17:29 PDT
Rock Sling https://www.instructables.com/id/Rock-Sling-1/
Rock Sling - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/U5Y2/HK483ZZO/FZDU5Y2HK483ZZO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/U5Y2/HK483ZZO/FZDU5Y2HK483ZZO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/U5Y2/HK483ZZO/FZDU5Y2HK483ZZO.SMALL.jpg redwolfboy In this instructable, i will show how to make a sling. making a sling is easy, fun, and one of these bad boys can outclass any slingshot. Slings were first used thousands of years ago for hunting and as weapons. They were used in war up to the1700s in the British military weapon that the Calvary me...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:11:36 PDT
Rope Making https://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Making/
Rope Making - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/XMFA/HJKBV6SW/FZGXMFAHJKBV6SW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/XMFA/HJKBV6SW/FZGXMFAHJKBV6SW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZG/XMFA/HJKBV6SW/FZGXMFAHJKBV6SW.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng Rope making has been around for a very long time. While there are more complicated ways to go about it, this set up is one of the simpler ways. All you really need is a few coat hangers and a couple scraps of wood. The twine I’m using measures about 1/8”. Six lines of it made a 3/8” rope. Twelve li...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 18:25:59 PDT
Rope Swing with Monkey's Fist https://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Swing-with-Monkeys-Fist/
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Tue, 6 Aug 2013 23:01:05 PDT
Monkeys Fist (Updated- with Marble) https://www.instructables.com/id/Monkeys-Fist/
Monkeys Fist (Updated- with Marble) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/BAYF/HJKC3USI/FJBBAYFHJKC3USI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/BAYF/HJKC3USI/FJBBAYFHJKC3USI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJB/BAYF/HJKC3USI/FJBBAYFHJKC3USI.SMALL.jpg MagicHonda Hello, in this Instructable, I will be showing you how to make a paracord monkeys fist. To make this paracord monkeys fist, all you need is: -Scissors -A Lighter -two, 2 1/2 foot pieces of paracord Start by tying the tips of the two cords together with an Overhand Knot. Tighten the knot until...
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Thu, 25 Jul 2013 17:22:48 PDT