Instructables: exploring - outside - knots - popular https://www.instructables.com Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:22:09 PDT BLOX v1.01 Paracord/Water Bottle Canteen Strap https://www.instructables.com/id/ParacordWater-Bottle-Canteen-Strap/
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Fri, 2 Apr 2010 06:57:55 PDT
How To Make Paracord People https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Paracord-People/
How To Make Paracord People - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/R1T9/HQ8QIB0J/F9LR1T9HQ8QIB0J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/R1T9/HQ8QIB0J/F9LR1T9HQ8QIB0J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/R1T9/HQ8QIB0J/F9LR1T9HQ8QIB0J.SMALL.jpg gmanfiggy Hi, I'm Gman. Today i'd like to teach you how to make paracord people. Thanks, I hope you enjoy this 'ible. For this instructable you will need two 2.5 ft. Lengths of paracord, a pair of good scissors and a lighter. To make the head all you need to do is double over the paracord and tie an overh...
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Thu, 9 Jan 2014 18:48:04 PST
Heavy Duty Paracord Dog Leash https://www.instructables.com/id/Heavy-Duty-Paracord-Dog-Leash/
Heavy Duty Paracord Dog Leash - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/Z2X5/HS8FVEA1/FXTZ2X5HS8FVEA1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/Z2X5/HS8FVEA1/FXTZ2X5HS8FVEA1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/Z2X5/HS8FVEA1/FXTZ2X5HS8FVEA1.SMALL.jpg gabriel villarreal A good dog leash is hard to find, making you're own with 550 paracord ensures that it will last a lifetime. If you read my previous instructable "glow in the dark paracord collar" than this will go perfect and complete a set.*note* to do this leash you must have a basic knowledge of the cobra knot...
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 16:47:34 PST
Break-Away Lanyard Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/Break-Away-Lanyard-Knot/
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Fri, 2 Mar 2012 20:33:22 PST
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/Quick-Skills-9-How-to-Tie-the-Poachers-Knot/
Quick Skills #9: How to tie the Poacher's Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/TFV2/IO4JJYKB/F1WTFV2IO4JJYKB.SMALL.jpg Alex 2Q Hi Instructables Community,this week it is time for a new knot project. This one is very simple to tie and if you are a subscriber or read some of my other Instructables you might have seen it being used as part of the double fisherman's knot. This knot can be used as a relatively secure way to cre...
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Fri, 13 May 2016 13:28:36 PDT
Figure 8 knot and double 8 knot https://www.instructables.com/id/Figure-8-knot-and-double-8-knot/
Figure 8 knot and double 8 knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/6J1N/F9AC3S9W/FP06J1NF9AC3S9W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/6J1N/F9AC3S9W/FP06J1NF9AC3S9W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP0/6J1N/F9AC3S9W/FP06J1NF9AC3S9W.SMALL.jpg jonathan111 I will show you how to tie a figure 8 knot and a figure 8 follow through. This is a simple knot, so just follow the pictures. Cross the string under, and then push it through the hole. Pull tightly, unless you are going to do the follow through, and leave it somewhat loose. The follow through ...
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Wed, 28 Nov 2007 18:23:41 PST
Paracord Adjustable Sunglasses Strap (Super-Simple) https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Adjustable-Sunglasses-Strap-Super-Simple/
Paracord Adjustable Sunglasses Strap (Super-Simple) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/AD4S/H2TJ4FT1/FQ9AD4SH2TJ4FT1.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/AD4S/H2TJ4FT1/FQ9AD4SH2TJ4FT1.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/AD4S/H2TJ4FT1/FQ9AD4SH2TJ4FT1.SMALL.jpg Adambowker98 In this Instructable, you will learn how to make an extra-easy, super-simple paracord sunglasses strap/lanyard. The lanyard uses a simple cord lock to make it adjustable, and an extra-tight noose on each end to attach to the glasses. Here's what you need: - Sunglasses or Eyeglasses (Obviously...)...
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Wed, 30 May 2012 00:54:01 PDT
How to Tie a "Cobb & Co" Hitch https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Cobb-Co-Hitch/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2011 03:03:08 PST
Finished Paracord Ends https://www.instructables.com/id/Finished-Paracord-Ends/
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Wed, 1 Jun 2011 12:12:09 PDT
How to Tie the Most Useful Knot in the World (Bowline) [HD Video Tutorial] https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-the-Most-Useful-Knot-in-the-World-Bowl/
How to Tie the Most Useful Knot in the World (Bowline) [HD Video Tutorial] - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/FIGP/GRFMV8T3/FXKFIGPGRFMV8T3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/FIGP/GRFMV8T3/FXKFIGPGRFMV8T3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/FIGP/GRFMV8T3/FXKFIGPGRFMV8T3.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight This is a short video to help those who have seen many of my past videos where I use a bowline knot. This is the most useful knot you will ever learn. It will not slip when in use, and comes undone easily even after being tightened under thousands of pounds. Throughout history the bowline has bee...
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Sat, 20 Aug 2011 19:01:31 PDT
How to Tie High Tensile Fencing Wire the Really Easy Way - No Tools. https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-High-Tensile-Fencing-Wire/
How to Tie High Tensile Fencing Wire the Really Easy Way - No Tools. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SHAQ/HVQ99JOV/FR9SHAQHVQ99JOV.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SHAQ/HVQ99JOV/FR9SHAQHVQ99JOV.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FR9/SHAQ/HVQ99JOV/FR9SHAQHVQ99JOV.SMALL.jpg cammers Hello Instructablers,High tensile wire can be a real pain in the neck to handle. The first time I had to do some fencing with it I made an absolute mess of the job, and lost a bit of skin along the way. I guess I was lucky not to lose an eye.When at last someone showed me this technique I was amazed...
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Mon, 26 May 2014 04:58:52 PDT
Thin Line Paracord Bracelet https://www.instructables.com/id/The-Highway-Paracord-Bracelet/
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 22:12:33 PST
How to Tie a Single Strand Star Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Single-Strand-Star-Knot/
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Sun, 20 May 2012 19:23:04 PDT
Lock a door using paracord https://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-a-door-using-paracord/
Lock a door using paracord - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/BCHO/G7CN3PWN/FT4BCHOG7CN3PWN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/BCHO/G7CN3PWN/FT4BCHOG7CN3PWN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT4/BCHO/G7CN3PWN/FT4BCHOG7CN3PWN.SMALL.jpg The Skinnerz This instructable will show you how to temporarily lock a standard, internal door from inside or out, using a minimum of 4 feet of cord (and a padlock if you are locking the door from the outside) although for ease of use, a large paper clip and some sort of hook and a keyring can be added.  Altho...
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Tue, 30 Mar 2010 08:05:10 PDT
Monkey's Fist https://www.instructables.com/id/Monkeys-Fist-1/
Monkey's Fist - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/SPYJ/J153Y0CD/FXYSPYJJ153Y0CD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/SPYJ/J153Y0CD/FXYSPYJJ153Y0CD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/SPYJ/J153Y0CD/FXYSPYJJ153Y0CD.SMALL.jpg Timothee Gillier This is a good defense weapon and a cool looking knot for your keys and other items Materials you will need to make the monkeys fist are: 50 inches of para cord marble You will need to cut 50 inches of para chord and then burn the ends so that the para chord doesn't fall apart. You will ne...
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 15:08:02 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
A pocket full of knots. https://www.instructables.com/id/A-pocket-full-of-knots./
A pocket full of knots. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/79OM/FDSECQ7H/FK579OMFDSECQ7H.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/79OM/FDSECQ7H/FK579OMFDSECQ7H.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK5/79OM/FDSECQ7H/FK579OMFDSECQ7H.SMALL.jpg Kiteman Traditionally, a knotting board is a large display of the knots a Scout can make. Being large, they became unpopular. Now, though, spend a few minutes with card, wire and a cigar tin, and you can have a pocket-sized display fit to earn any Cub or Scout that bit extra credit towards a badge. (You c...
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Sat, 15 Mar 2008 11:27:03 PDT
How to Wrap your lighter with Paracord https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Wrap-your-lighter-with-Paracord/
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 13:15:53 PDT
Rope Dog Toy https://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Dog-Toy/
Rope Dog Toy - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/IRS6/GPLJ103J/F40IRS6GPLJ103J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/IRS6/GPLJ103J/F40IRS6GPLJ103J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F40/IRS6/GPLJ103J/F40IRS6GPLJ103J.SMALL.jpg mattrush Credit for this idea goes to MIK3, this is simply an adaptation. Using 6M of climbing rope, cut it into      4x 50cm      1x 4m The 4m bit makes the monkeys fist and the other 4 smaller bits make the tails. Take one tail and thread it through the gap in the monkeys fist, at each join there is a ga...
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Sat, 2 Jul 2011 15:54:30 PDT
Paracord Necklace- Four Strand Round Braid https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Necklace-Four-Strand-Round-Braid/
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 21:15:41 PST
Braided Skeleton Knife Handle https://www.instructables.com/id/Braided-Skeleton-Knife-Handle/
Braided Skeleton Knife Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/CE8V/GOW48ZVW/FEBCE8VGOW48ZVW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/CE8V/GOW48ZVW/FEBCE8VGOW48ZVW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEB/CE8V/GOW48ZVW/FEBCE8VGOW48ZVW.SMALL.jpg jgjen Let's use a training Karambit knife. It is made of 5 mm thick PVC. This braid can be done in any type of knife flat handle. No need for drilling or special shape to hold the cords Paracord 550 Adhesive tape Curve Hemostat (can be a needle-nose pliers or a strong clamp) Round tip spatula (or any to...
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Sat, 18 Jun 2011 21:24:11 PDT
El nudo de camionero, ¡el nudo más impresionante en el planeta! https://www.instructables.com/id/Enganche-del-camionero-el-nudo-más-impresionante-e/
El nudo de camionero, ¡el nudo más impresionante en el planeta! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F98/6UBL/HVGXZFA4/F986UBLHVGXZFA4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F98/6UBL/HVGXZFA4/F986UBLHVGXZFA4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F98/6UBL/HVGXZFA4/F986UBLHVGXZFA4.SMALL.jpg schneidp20 Sí, sé que hay un montón de otros nudos impresionantes por ahí fuera... y es seguro que podría sobrevivir sin muchos de ellos ... soy alpinista. Sin embargo, este nudo es diferente a los demás. Además, necesitaba un gancho para el título. :-) (Por cierto: esto no es un nudo de escalada!) Y, en verda...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 19:26:52 PDT
How to Tie a Paracord Gaucho Knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Tie-a-Paracord-Gaucho-Knot/
How to Tie a Paracord Gaucho Knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VB5U/GZUAG2SY/FQGVB5UGZUAG2SY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VB5U/GZUAG2SY/FQGVB5UGZUAG2SY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/VB5U/GZUAG2SY/FQGVB5UGZUAG2SY.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane This video tutorial will show how to tie a Gaucho knot using a length of paracord.  This Gaucho knot starts off with tying a 5 lead 4 bight Turk's Head knot, then working from that into a Gaucho knot. This decorative knot can be tied onto a cane, walking stick, hiking staff, used as a neckerchief s...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 13:41:23 PDT
How to expand Turks Head Knots https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-expand-Turks-Head-Knots/
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 14:29:34 PDT
Make Your Own Hauler/Pot Lifter (15 mins; $3) https://www.instructables.com/id/Pot-LifterHauler-Quick-Easy-Cheap/
Make Your Own Hauler/Pot Lifter (15 mins; $3) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/9KIQ/GFA45AFO/FU89KIQGFA45AFO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/9KIQ/GFA45AFO/FU89KIQGFA45AFO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU8/9KIQ/GFA45AFO/FU89KIQGFA45AFO.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead Trying to maneuver a large pot is very tricky, potentially dangerous, and just plain uncomfortable - you risk injury to yourself, your pot, and/or your plant. I have a sprained ankle right now (and for the past 12 years), and I need to be careful with my footing. Getting my legs near a pot could cau...
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Sun, 17 Oct 2010 15:20:18 PDT
Two Bight Turk's Head Paracord Lanyard https://www.instructables.com/id/Two-Bight-Turks-Head-Paracord-Lanyard/
Two Bight Turk's Head Paracord Lanyard - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FTS/2JLX/H7430PLU/FTS2JLXH7430PLU.SMALL.jpg Stormdrane More knotty stuff on my blog:  http://stormdrane.blogspot.com  This video tutorial will show how to tie a Two-Bight Turk's-Head lanyard using about 5.5 feet of 550 paracord.  The Turk's Head part of the knot is described in 'The Ashley Book of Knots', knot #595.  I added the lanyard knot and loop o...
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 04:58:23 PDT
How to make a survival paracord belt using only two cords! https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-reversible-survival-paracord-belt/
How to make a survival paracord belt using only two cords! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/HRO7/G7DY7O2W/FJRHRO7G7DY7O2W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/HRO7/G7DY7O2W/FJRHRO7G7DY7O2W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJR/HRO7/G7DY7O2W/FJRHRO7G7DY7O2W.SMALL.jpg knota I saw at an online army store a really awesome paracord belt.  It packed in 125-200 feet of paracord.  Well mine doesn't pack as much paracord, but it looks almost the same! This version is a very smooth one.  It goes through the belt loops very easly if you tighten the paracord a lot.  This belt...
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Wed, 7 Apr 2010 19:06:48 PDT
Lark's head noose -- an easy, useful knot that tightens and loosens https://www.instructables.com/id/Larks-head-noose-an-easy-useful-knot-that-tig/
Lark's head noose -- an easy, useful knot that tightens and loosens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/DTBB/FRD8662D/F3TDTBBFRD8662D.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/DTBB/FRD8662D/F3TDTBBFRD8662D.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3T/DTBB/FRD8662D/F3TDTBBFRD8662D.SMALL.jpg Larry Breed I thought I knew all the basic knots, but then I was taught this incredibly useful, simple knot. It's good for tying up the neck of a bag that you want to repeatedly open and securely close. It's good for tying around a springy bundle that will need tightening and retightening. And, it's easy to und...
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Sat, 21 Feb 2009 14:57:32 PST
Basic Knots Guide https://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Knots-Guide/
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Tue, 29 Apr 2008 04:19:31 PDT
Monkey's Fist Keychain https://www.instructables.com/id/Monkeys-Fist-Keychain/
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Wed, 7 Apr 2010 13:47:44 PDT
How to tie a long 4 bight Turk's head knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-long-4-bight-Turks-head-knot/
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Tue, 25 Sep 2012 03:12:18 PDT
Sailmaker's Whipping - Step by Step https://www.instructables.com/id/Sailmakers-Whipping-Step-by-Step/
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Sun, 1 Apr 2012 05:01:07 PDT
Bind a net bag or a fishing net https://www.instructables.com/id/Bind-Fishing-Nets/
Bind a net bag or a fishing net - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/H0B2/IXGFQ5GM/FI2H0B2IXGFQ5GM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/H0B2/IXGFQ5GM/FI2H0B2IXGFQ5GM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/H0B2/IXGFQ5GM/FI2H0B2IXGFQ5GM.SMALL.jpg Jörgen Lindell Binding fishing nets is an ancient craft that have been done for thousands of years. I will teach you the way that my grandfather taught me when I was a kid. He had been doing this as a kid for extra income to the family and for their own use.Basically the technique is the same for big rectangular f...
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 18:45:55 PST
Jack's Beanstalk key fob https://www.instructables.com/id/Jacks-Beanstalk-key-fob/
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Thu, 1 Mar 2012 01:08:26 PST
How to tie a square knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-square-knot/
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:52:50 PDT
How to tie a bowline knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-bowline-knot-1/
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 09:20:39 PDT
Rope halter with fiador https://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-halter-with-fiador/
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Thu, 3 Sep 2015 09:26:01 PDT
Paracord Knot Display Bord https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Knot-Display-Board/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 22:41:16 PDT
How I singe my Paracord ends https://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-singe-my-Paracord-ends/
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Sat, 5 Mar 2011 12:06:47 PST
How to tie a square knot https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tie-a-square-knot-1/
How to tie a square knot - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/VFMI/H8CVK7UB/F3ZVFMIH8CVK7UB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/VFMI/H8CVK7UB/F3ZVFMIH8CVK7UB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3Z/VFMI/H8CVK7UB/F3ZVFMIH8CVK7UB.SMALL.jpg nitnit13 In this instructable, I'll show you how to tie a square knot easily. In my point of view this is the fastest and most simple way out of many different ways to tie this useful knot. This knot is used to connect two pieces or rope or string. It is trustworthy but will NOT stand heavy weight. Take l...
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Tue, 16 Oct 2012 12:44:46 PDT
Spectra Loop Splice https://www.instructables.com/id/Spectra-Loop-Splice/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2005 14:06:03 PST
Knots to Know https://www.instructables.com/id/Knots-to-Know/
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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 06:09:21 PDT
How to make a weaved paracord lighter holder https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-weaved-paracord-lighter-holder/
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Fri, 4 Feb 2011 18:41:27 PST
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
How to Make a Ball and Rope Dog Toy https://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-ball-and-rope-dog-toy/
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 15:07:33 PDT
Really quick wire rope eye-splice. https://www.instructables.com/id/Really-quick-wire-rope-eye-splice/
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Thu, 1 Dec 2011 02:26:39 PST
Paracord Dragons Tongue Bracelet https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Dragons-Tongue-Bracelet/
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Mon, 21 Oct 2013 13:33:28 PDT
Paracord Cross (Square Braid) https://www.instructables.com/id/Paracord-Cross-Square-Braid/
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Tue, 1 Jan 2013 18:59:03 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
How To Make A Paracord King cobra Braid https://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Paracord-King-cobra-Braid/
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:19:48 PST