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Outdoor Knots: A Waterproof Reference to Essential Outdoor Knots (Duraguide)by James Kavanagh
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Providing essential guidance for a myriad of circumstances and skill levels, this virtually indestructible series of pocket guides includes tips and tricks for exploring the outdoors as well as preparing for natural disasters. From studying wildlife and diverse environments to sound advice for hunting and boating enthusiasts, this collection is ideal for the everyday adventurer. Unlike bulky guidebooks, these waterproof, travel-size companions are perfect for navigating the wilderness, built to endure day hikes, fishing expeditions, and camping trips for years to come.
Providing a convenient and quick reference, this guide presents step-by-step illustrated instructions for tying the most handy knots and hitches. With multiple variations and several useful splices and lashings, this compilation includes instructions for both right and left-handed outdoor enthusiasts.
Provides simplified step-by-step reference on how to tie the most popular outdoor knots including those used for boating, fishing, climbing and camping. Learn a variety of ways to tie on to a post or rail, join lines together, shorten ropes, stop a line from running, bind materials together and rigging climbing knots and fishing tackle. Pocket-sized and practically indestructible, this is a lightweight, portable multi-tool that can be used to solve a variety of outdoor challenges.
About the Author
James Kavanagh is the author of more than 300 pocket guides on nature, science, travel, and languages. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.
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