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  1. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Many thanks for the thanks everyone. Much...

    Many thanks for the thanks everyone. Much appreciated!
  2. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Many thanks to all for your comments. Please...

    Many thanks to all for your comments.

    Please note that under the Creative Commons License the booklet can copied, distributed and transmitted but not modified. See page 4
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    Sticky: You can also (though you just asked for a choice...

    You can also (though you just asked for a choice between the Bowline and the Alpine Butterfly) use the Figure Eight Loop (page 23, Fig. 28) which also places the loop at the end of the rope.
    It can...
  4. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: I would go with a Bowline, it places the loop at...

    I would go with a Bowline, it places the loop at the end of the rope and so would be better for this task.
    There are several Bowlines to choose from.
  5. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Thanks to huskerherm and Stim, glad you liked it.

    Thanks to huskerherm and Stim, glad you liked it.
  6. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Thanks to MoonBear, Umaniac, Breavis5694, markb2...

    Thanks to MoonBear, Umaniac, Breavis5694, markb2
    Please note: Original link is fine.
    babaloo: please delete your unhelpful link, also you do not have permission to create a Wikipedia entry on the...
  7. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Think low batteries, think printed copies, think...

    Think low batteries, think printed copies, think be prepared! ;)
    Hope your scouts find it useful.
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    Sticky: Thanks to lindrome, doc_mosi, hangunder,...

    Thanks to lindrome, doc_mosi, hangunder, wenestvedt, Ridge_Dog, wokenblues, accrete, tominMN, Hang-n-Around, CollieMan, cbbr, KiwiMark, rand727, The RidgeRunner, Nugget, aecuellar, Zeppo, Kvothe,...
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    Sticky: Thanks to dickstarbuck, bird101, kc8ljm,...

    Thanks to dickstarbuck, bird101, kc8ljm, Alifetrip and lindrome for posting.

    lindrome:

    Re the Midshipman's hitch vs Rolling hitch.

    I have found that Ashley’s comments generate some...
  10. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Thanks to dtp2c111, V_Allen, nosckaj123,...

    Thanks to dtp2c111, V_Allen, nosckaj123, Tacoma96, Kiwii, crawldaddy1, Tacoma96, wanderingwoodchuck, Bkfizzle, SmAk9, Ghillieshot, Nickhob and karbo ... and all those who liked the Knot Booklet and...
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    Sticky: Many thanks to all those who have posted. ...

    Many thanks to all those who have posted.


    One can tie most knots in webbing, main downside (an important one) is that it is difficult to check the knot as webbing does not keep its shape as rope...
  12. Thread: Knot Booklet

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    Sticky: Many thanks to all those of you who have posted....

    Many thanks to all those of you who have posted.
    I appreciate it that you have taken the time to do so.
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    Sticky: Not sure if ebooks have new editions or just get...

    Not sure if ebooks have new editions or just get updates. Calling it 2.0
    Changes include adding the following knots: Water Knot, Carrick Bend, Highwayman's Hitch and Tumble Hitch.
    Also added...
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    Sticky: Little bit of info on page 4. Great book but...

    Little bit of info on page 4.

    Great book but not for everybody.
    Only for those seriously bitten by knot bug.
    At amazon.com you can have a look inside the book, do so.
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    Sticky: Be my guest! Hope they like it.

    Be my guest! Hope they like it.
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    Sticky: To those of you who have posted; many thanks for...

    To those of you who have posted; many thanks for the thanks.
    Consider the Knot Booklet paid in full.

    A James Wright poem for you all:

    Lying in a Hammock at William Duffy’s Farm in Pine Island,...
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    Sticky: Knot Booklet

    Hi,
    Have been working for a while on a Knot Pamphlet that, perhaps inevitably, morphed into a 40+ Knot Booklet.
    Thought folks here might like to have a look.
    It is not specific to camping, but I...
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