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Knack: Knots You Need: Step-By-Step Instructions for More Than 100 of the Best Sailing, Fishing, Climbing, Camping, and Decorative Knots (Knack: Make It Easy)

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Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new compendium presents all the knots you need to know, with brightly colored photographs enabling you to easily follow the instructions. In addition, the book includes copious information on using knots in most popular activities. With its clear step-by-step instructions and friendly tone, this is the one volume you can count on to guide you toward quick success in knot-making.

 

With a full range of stoppers, bends, loops, and hitches, and extensive cross references for multi-use knots, Knack Knots You Need includes more than 500 photos and instructions for knots you need for:

 

  • Camping
  • Boating
  • Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Crafts

Key features of Knack Knots You Need

  • Step-by-step instructions for all knots
  • Colorful, brand-new, easy-to-follow photography  
  • Knots for camping, boating, climbing, fishing, decorative projects, and more
  • Knots in Action photo gallery, showing how the knots are used

Get the Knack!

  • Visually organized format makes information easier-than-ever to find
  • More than 400 color photos to simplify the techniques
  • Big book, layflat binding, clear instructions
  • Big Resource chapter with useful websites

Synopsis:

MAKE IT EASY!
 
Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new volume presents all the knots you need to know, and its brightly colored photographs take you step by step through each bend and turn.

Synopsis:

A complete illustrated guide with clear, easy-to-follow instructions

Synopsis:

MAKE IT EASY!
 
Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new volume presents all the knots you need to know, and its brightly colored photographs take you step by step through each bend and turn.

The book provides information on using these multi-purpose knots in most popular activities and covers a full range of stoppers, bends, loops, and hitches. This is the one volume you can count on to guide you toward quick success for all your knot needs.

 
More than 400 Photos of Knots for:

Camping

Boating
Climbing
Fishing
Decorative Projects
and much, much more

About the Author

Buck Tilton is a wilderness medicine expert and writer whose many books for FalconGuides have sold more than 100,000 copies combined. He is also a regular columnist for Backpacker magazine.

 

Bob Hede is a photographer based out of Wyoming.

Table of Contents

The following knots are among those included:

 

Albright Knot

Alpine Butterfly

Anchor (Fishermans) Bend

Arbor Knot

Ashers Bottle Sling

Bachmann Hitch

Baja Knot

Barrel Sling

Bimini Twist

Blakes Hitch

Blood Knot

Bowknot

Bowline

Bowline on a Bight

Bowline One-Handed

Bull Hitch

Buntline Hitch

Cairnton (Woods) Knot

Carrick Bend

Chain Sinnet

Chain Splice

Chinese Button Knot

Chinese Cloverleaf

Cleat Hitch

Clove Hitch

Clove Hitch on a Ring

Clove Hitch on a Stake

Constrictor Knot

Common Whipping

Cow Hitch (Simple)

Cow Hitch (Pedigree)

Crawford Knot

Crown Knot

Double Bowline

Double Fishermans Knot

Double Overhand Loop Knot

Double Overhand Stopper

Double Sheet Bend

Double Surgeons Knot

Double Uni Knot

Dropper Loop

Dry Fly Knot

Egg Loop

Eye Splice

Figure 8 Knot

Figure 8 Bend

Figure 8 Double Loop

Figure 8 Follow Through

Figure 8 Loop

Figure 8 Triple Loop

Fishermans Bend

Fishermans Knot

Frustrator Knot

Girth Hitch

Half Hitch

Heaving Line Knot

Highwaymans Hitch

Hunters (Riggers) Bend

Improved Clinch Knot

Japanese Knot

Klemheist

Lanyard Knot

Loop Knot

Matthew Walker Knot

Midshipmans Hitch

Monkeys Fist

Munter (Italian) Hitch

Mystic Knot

Nail Knot

Non-Slip Loop Knot

Noose (Simple)

Noose (Hangmans)

Overhand Knot

Overhand with Draw Loop

Palomar Knot

Perfection (Anglers) Loop

Pile Hitch

Prusik

Quick Release Knot (Draw Hitch)

Rapala Knot

Rolling Hitch

Round Turn and Two Half Hitches

Running Bowline

San Diego Jam Knot

Seaguar Knot

Sheepshank

Sheet Bend

Square (Reef) Knot

Snell Knot

Snuggle Hitch

Spade End Knot

Spanish Bowline

Strangle Knot

Surgeons Knot

Surgeons Loop

Swivel Knot

Tandem Hook Knot

Tautline Hitch

Three-Part Crown Knot

Timber Hitch

Transom Knot

Trilene Knot

Truckers Hitch

True Lovers Knot

Turks Head

Two Half Hitches

Vice Versa Knot

Uni Knot

Water (Tape) KnotWorlds Fair Kn

Product Details

ISBN:
9781599213958
Author:
Tilton, Buck
Publisher:
Knack
Photographer:
Hede, Bob
Author:
Hede, Bob
Subject:
Fishing
Subject:
Knots and splices
Subject:
Fishing - General
Subject:
Camping
Subject:
Boating - General
Subject:
Outdoor Skills
Subject:
General-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Knack: Make It Easy
Publication Date:
20080931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
full color throughout
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8 x 8.5 in

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"Synopsis" by ,
MAKE IT EASY!
 
Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new volume presents all the knots you need to know, and its brightly colored photographs take you step by step through each bend and turn.
"Synopsis" by ,
A complete illustrated guide with clear, easy-to-follow instructions
"Synopsis" by ,
MAKE IT EASY!
 
Untie the mystery of knot-making with this clever and handy guide. This new volume presents all the knots you need to know, and its brightly colored photographs take you step by step through each bend and turn.

The book provides information on using these multi-purpose knots in most popular activities and covers a full range of stoppers, bends, loops, and hitches. This is the one volume you can count on to guide you toward quick success for all your knot needs.

 
More than 400 Photos of Knots for:

Camping

Boating
Climbing
Fishing
Decorative Projects
and much, much more

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