Tag Archives: Knots

Knot of the Week Video: Finish Your Paracord Project Using the Turk’s Head

On today’s Knot of the Week we’re continuing our Decorative Knots with the Turk’s Head. The Turk’s Head is a Decorative Knot that… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: How to Tie Decorative Knots with the Solomon Bar

On today’s Knot of the Week we’re beginning our Decorative Knots with the Solomon Bar. You may have seen the Solomon Bar in… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Cook Over a Campfire with a Tripod Lashing

Today’s Knot of the Week is one of my favorites and can be used for a plethora of pioneering projects…. View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Whipping Natural Fiber Rope with Waxed Dental Floss

In today’s Knot of the Week series I’ll be demonstrating how to prevent natural fiber rope from unravelling after it’s… View Article

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2016 ITS Tactical Muster and Skill-Set Development Excursion

Now in its fifth year, we’re extremely excited to announce that registration for the 2016 ITS Muster is open! The ITS… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: How to Tie a Monkey’s Fist to Weight a Throwing Line

While the Monkey’s Fist is often used to finish off decorative knot work or make fancy keychains, there are actually… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Prevent Fraying and Impede Rope with Stopper Knots

We’re kicking off this week’s Knot of the Week with a look at four different Stopper Knots. Traditionally, Stopper Knots… View Article

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Summer’s Almost Here: Freshen Up Your Skills Before Heading into the Great Outdoors

Summer’s just around the corner and for many of us, that means heading out into the great outdoors in search of adventure…. View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Create a Field Expedient Rope Ladder with the Ladder Lashing

In today’s Knot of the Week, we’ll be continuing our lashings with the Ladder Lashing. A few different techniques exist… View Article

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Knot of the Week Video: Join Two Spars Together Using the Shear Lashing

On today’s Knot of the Week, we’ll be going over the Shear Lashing, or Round Lashing as it’s sometimes called…. View Article

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