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Marlinspike Sailor's Knots and Craft
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Marlinspike Sailor's Knots and Craft

  • Author: Barbara Merry
  • Includes Making a Rope Mat, a Rope Ladder, a Sea Chest, a Ditty Bag and more
  • Format: Paperback, Pages: 112, Published: November 2013, Edition: 1st
  • Item #: 
    Paradise Cay
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    0.10 Lbs.
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    • Enjoy doing dozens of decorative projects based on the sailor's art of rope work
    • Decorative rope work, also known as fanciwork, comes ashore in Marlinspike Sailor's Knots and Crafts
    • Inside you will learn how to make all manner of cool, sailorly items: hammocks, block mats, companionway or stair treads, sailor's bracelets, hammock bags for carrying fruIt, etc. , tool covers, stanchion or porch railing covers, decorated grommets for hanging towels, water bottle or wine carafe covers
    • Written by rope work expert Barbara Merry, the book includes projects to adorn the house, camp, motor home or office or even a boat
    • Even if you are new to the art, you can sit down with this book and within an hour have created something that shows your sailor's skills, even if you have never set foot on the deck of a sailboat
    • Step-by-step instructions and graphics laid out in clean, easy-to-follow spreads
    • More than 30 core projects, with ideas and suggestions for other places to adapt the instructions
    • Save hundreds of dollars by constructing your own sleeping hammocks, bags to carry provisions home from the farmer's market, or collars for your dog


    • Author: Barbara Merry
    • Format: Paperback
    • Pages: 112
    • Publisher: International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press
    • 1st Edition
    • Published Date: Nov-13
    • Langauge: English
    • ISBN-10: 0071789987
    • ISBN-13: 978-0071789981
    • Dimensions: 10.8 x 8.5 x 0.2 inches

    Defender Splicing Service - Chain Rode Splice - 3-Strand Rope
    Item #: 850028
  • Line Diameter: 1/2" to 3/4"
  • Note: Add 12" to Line Length for Splice
  • Line Type: 3-Strand, Chain Type: BBB or G4 High Test - Windlass Compatible
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    The Splicing Handbook
    Item #: 050402
  • Author: Barbara Merry
  • includes Step-by-Step Illustrations and Explanations for Useful Splices
  • Format: Paperback, Pages: 256, Published: November 2010, 3rd Edition
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    The Knots Box: Useful Knots for Every Situation, Indoors and Out
    Item #: 050893
  • Author: A.Hyatt Verrill
  • Includes Dozens of Illustrations for Making the Knots Boaters Need to Know
  • Format: Paperback, Pages: 88, Published: October 2012, 2nd Edition
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