Encyclopedia of knots and fancy rope work by Raoul Graumont

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Published by Cornell maritime press in New York .

Written in English

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  • Knots and splices.

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Book details

Statementby Raoul Graumont and John Hensel.
ContributionsHensel, John J., 1916- joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTT880 .G7 1943
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 663 p.
Number of Pages663
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6453532M
LC Control Number43011881
OCLC/WorldCa1690849

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ROPEWORK 2 Ropework Stopper knots Stopper knots are used as a temporary method of stopping a rope from fraying or as a method of locking other knots which maybe prone to lossening. The knots are the Overhand Knot Figure of Eight Knot Overhand Knot 1. The Overhand Knot can be used to create a loop by doubling the rope and then tying the knot.

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The simplest of the fancy knots is known as the "Single Crown" (Fig. To form this knot unlay the strands of a new, flexible rope for six to eight inches and whip the ends of each strand, as well as the standing part, to prevent further untwisting. Fortunately I was able to find Graumont and Hensel’s book, Encyclopedia of Knots and Fancy Rope Work, published in They list 46 Bowline variations.

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