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The Splicing Handbook

  • Author: Barbara Merry
  • includes Step-by-Step Illustrations and Explanations for Useful Splices
  • Format: Paperback, Pages: 256, Published: November 2010, 3rd Edition
  • Item #: 
    050402
    Brand: 
    Paradise Cay
    Model #: 

    978-0071736046

    Packaged Weight: 
    0.45 Lbs.
    List Price: 
    $21.00
    Our Price:
    $19.99
    050402 Paradise Cay The Splicing Handbook 978-0071736046

    The Splicing Handbook provides step-by-step illustrations and explanations for the most useful and popular splices in traditional twisted and modern braided ropes, covering every kind of splicing project you are likely to encounter.

    Features:

    • Covers all the standard rope constructions using Dacron and nylon, including solid braid, double braid, parallel core, plaited, and three-strand
    • Complete with every kind of splicing project you are likely to encounter, including modern cordage such as Spectra
    • Explains how to splice wire for sailboat shrouds and halyards
    • Instructions include mainstream rope materials such as Dacron and nylon; and wire and rope-to-wire splices
    • Shows how to make a broad range of useful onboard projects
    • Discusses several splices that may be found useful around the home, including dog collars, netting, rope railings, and lanyards

    About the Author

    • Barbara Merry is a marine rope worker with twenty years of experience in the splicing trade
      • Founder and owner of the Marlinspike Artist, she has worked on projects for boats of all sizes, from small traditional sailing craft and working schooners to commercial fishing vessels and U.S. Coast Guard cutters
      • She has taught at the Wooden Boat School and the Northeast Maritime Institute, and has written on rope and rope technology for Wooden Boat / Invention and Technology
    • John Darwin is a master of rope technology and has sailed in many capacities from deckhand to captain before working shoreside for a large rope manufacturer
      • A former rope designer, John still tests and fabricates rope

    Specifications:

    • Authors: Barbara Merry and John Darwin
    • Paperback
    • Pages: 256
    • ISBN-10: 0071736042
    • ISBN-13: 978-0071736046
    • Dimensions: 8.4" x 5.6" x 0.6"
    • Publisher: P International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
    • 3rd Edition
    • Publish Date: November 2010
    The Splicing Handbook
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    The Splicing Handbook provides step-by-step illustrations and explanations for the most useful and popular splices in traditional twisted and modern braided ropes, covering every kind of splicing project you are likely to encounter.

    Features:

    • Covers all the standard rope constructions using Dacron and nylon, including solid braid, double braid, parallel core, plaited, and three-strand
    • Complete with every kind of splicing project you are likely to encounter, including modern cordage such as Spectra
    • Explains how to splice wire for sailboat shrouds and halyards
    • Instructions include mainstream rope materials such as Dacron and nylon; and wire and rope-to-wire splices
    • Shows how to make a broad range of useful onboard projects
    • Discusses several splices that may be found useful around the home, including dog collars, netting, rope railings, and lanyards

    About the Author

    • Barbara Merry is a marine rope worker with twenty years of experience in the splicing trade
      • Founder and owner of the Marlinspike Artist, she has worked on projects for boats of all sizes, from small traditional sailing craft and working schooners to commercial fishing vessels and U.S. Coast Guard cutters
      • She has taught at the Wooden Boat School and the Northeast Maritime Institute, and has written on rope and rope technology for Wooden Boat / Invention and Technology
    • John Darwin is a master of rope technology and has sailed in many capacities from deckhand to captain before working shoreside for a large rope manufacturer
      • A former rope designer, John still tests and fabricates rope

    Specifications:

    • Authors: Barbara Merry and John Darwin
    • Paperback
    • Pages: 256
    • ISBN-10: 0071736042
    • ISBN-13: 978-0071736046
    • Dimensions: 8.4" x 5.6" x 0.6"
    • Publisher: P International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
    • 3rd Edition
    • Publish Date: November 2010
     





    Reeds Knot Handbook: A Complete Guide to Knots, Hitches and Bends
    Item #: 050183
  • Author: Jim Whippy
  • A Handy, Instructional Pocket Guide for Tying the most Useful Nautical Knots
  • Format: Paperback, Pages 128, Published: August 2011
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    Model #:
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