amsteel carabiners using a diamond knot
I've been impressed with Amsteel in whoopie slings and other suspension applications, and was reading various threads about biners made from cordage...
I googled "diamond knot", and found a number of videos, of which the most helpful was:
I learn best by doing, so I made 8 sheff-biners of various lengths using some amsteel that I ordered recently:
The diamond knots didn't turn out as pretty as some I've seen, but they both work on the amsteel and hold a loop as a carabiner...best of all, I've learned a new knot and have some fun/light DIY-biners...
Jamie - nfa