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Knots and splices

Charles Edmund Gibson

Knots and splices

a comprehensive guide to rope and lines

by Charles Edmund Gibson

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Published by Granada Publishing in St Albans .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed., London : Arco Publications, 1961.

Statement[by] Charles Gibson.
SeriesMay Flower Books
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16820450M

Buy Handbook of Knots and Splices by Charles Gibson online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop lestisserandsduquebec.com Range: $ - $ Rope splicing is the forming of a semi-permanent join between two ropes or two parts of the same rope by partly untwisting and then interweaving their strands. Splices can be used to form a stopper at the end of a line, to form a loop or an eye in a rope, or for joining two ropes together.

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 39 pages of information about Knots, Splices and Rope Work. Print Word PDF a bow-line with the end passed through the loop, thus forming a slip knot. Jul 12,  · This little book is exactly what the title says: the essentials. 30 knots, 9 splices, 5 ways to whip the ends of line. No searching forever through hundreds of pages. Even better, it tells when it’s best to use each and which ones are best in those slippery high tech lines.

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Apr 25,  · Knots and Splices [Steve Judkins, Timothy Davison] on lestisserandsduquebec.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Practical step-by-step guide to tying knots essential information for all sailors and anyone wanting to tie knots.

The book gives clear/5(4). Aug 21,  · "Knots and Splices" is the bestselling truly pocket-sized book on rope and wire work, splices, and all types of knots, and has been continuously in print for almost 50 years. It has become the basic handbook showing how to tie the most useful and indispensable knots, bends and splices and has sold worldwide to sailors, campers, scouts, climbers, fishermen and outdoors people/5(2).

Knots & Splices is the bestselling truly pocket-sized book on rope and wire work, splices, and all types of knots, and has been continuously in print for almost 50 years. It has become the basic handbook showing how to tie the most useful and indispensable knots, bends and splices and has sold worldwide to sailors, campers, scouts, climbers, fishermen and outdoors people/5(2).

Handbook of Knots and Splices. This handbook is a practical and simple guide to all the basic techniques involved in tying hempen, synthetic, and wire ropes. Includes advice on construction, care, and strength of ropes; blocks and tackles; fancy work with ropes including mats and plaits; and splicing/5.

Jul 17,  · Knots, Splices and Rope-Work: An Illustrated Handbook Paperback – April 10, /5(6). Jun 15,  · Knots, Splices and Rope Work / A Practical Treatise Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc.3/5(2).

Dec 22,  · Handbook of knots and splices, and other work with hempen and wire ropes [Charles Edmund Gibson] on lestisserandsduquebec.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Add to Wishlist Browse related Subjects Sports & Recreation > Sailing Sports & Recreation > Outdoor Skills Secular Knots and splices Reviews: 8.

Dec 09,  · Knots and Splices by Colin Jarman in CHM, DOC, FB2 download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%().

This book is ideal for everybody, whether beginner or advanced, as it deals with knots and ropework from beginning to end.

Many of the most useful knots are supported by informative. The first section deals with rope construction and maintenance, moving on to the basic knots which are essential to all boating activities. KNOTS and SPLICES Publishéd by NEW BEDFORD CORDAGE COMPANY NEW BEDFORD, Title: The Knot Book Author: Chris Summers / New Bedford Cordage Company Subject: Knots, Splicing, and Care Created Date.

Illustrated with Original Cuts Showing How Each Knot, Tie or Splice is Formed Illustrated with Original Cuts Showing How Each Knot, Tie or Splice is Formed and Its Appearance When Complete.(From Project Gutenberg) more/5. First published init was the culmination of over 11 years of work.

The book contains exactly numbered entries and an estimated illustrations. The entries include knot instructions, uses, and some histories, categorized by type or function. It remains one of the most important and comprehensive books on knots.

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Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. Before taking up the matter of knots and splices in detail it may be well to give attention to cordage in general. Cordage, in its broadest sense, includes all forms and kinds of rope, string, twine, cable, etc., formed of braided or twisted strands.

In making a rope or line the fibres (A,Fig.3/5. Jan 06,  · Definitely a beginner book (perfect for kids), but the Klutz Book of Knots is awesome. It has 24 different knots, splices hitches etc like the bowline, half hitches, tautline hitches, trucker's hitch, figure eight, double figure eight, figure eight on a bite, sheet bend.

Knots, Splices And Fancy Work by Spencer, Chas. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at lestisserandsduquebec.com Knots Splices Fancy Work - AbeBooks lestisserandsduquebec.com Passion for books.

A Splice is usually significantly stronger than a knot and is intended to be permanent. Undoing a splice and re-making it takes much more time than doing the same with most knots. The book gives clear, step-by-step diagrams showing how to tie knots, splices and whippings.

Each knot is shown in stages, the use for the knot is given and the good and bad points are highlighted for each knot. · How to tie the 10 knots everyone should know · Other useful knots · Splices and whippings How to choose the right rope for the. Feb 08,  · Handbook of knots and splices: and other work with hempen and wire ropes by Gibson, Charles Edmund, This vintage book contains a detailed handbook on knots and splices, being a compact and systematic list of all the most useful and important workings connected with cordage.

It contains clear explanations of their various formations. Knots, Splices and Rope Work / A Practical Treatise Giving Complete and Simple Directions for Making All the Most Useful and Ornamental Knots in Common Use, with Chapters on Splicing, Pointing, Seizing, Serving, etc.Aug 02,  · Knots, Splices and Rope-Work: An Illustrated Handbook - Ebook written by A.

Hyatt Verrill. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Knots, Splices and Rope-Work: An Illustrated Handbook/5(12).Jan 16,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.