Tag Archive: Knots

Versatile Option for Securing a Load with the Diamond Hitch

June 7, 2011 12:42 pm Published by 11 Comments

In our latest installment of the Knot of the Week, we’ll teach you how to tie the Diamond Hitch and... View Article


Knot of the Week: Paracord Wrapping a Germ Grenade

April 29, 2011 3:58 pm Published by 4 Comments

Today’s Knot of the Week is a bit of a departure from our usual knots and is more of a... View Article


Knot of the Week: DIY Boleadora Throwing Weapon using Monkey’s Fists

April 19, 2011 4:38 pm Published by 20 Comments

On today’s Knot of the Week, we’re going to go over instructions for creating your own Bola or Boleadora from... View Article


Create a Mechanical Advantage Using the Poldo Tackle in a Rescue Situation

April 8, 2011 1:45 pm Published by 6 Comments

On this week’s Knot of the Week, we’re going to look at an interesting knot called the Poldo Tackle. Using... View Article


Knot of the Week: How to Tie an Etrier and Create a Field Expedient Ladder

March 31, 2011 1:01 pm Published by 8 Comments

In this week’s Knot of the Week we’ll teach you how to tie the Frost Knot and form a length... View Article


Knot of the Week: Make your own Bottle Sling

March 18, 2011 12:17 pm Published by 10 Comments

A bottle sling? What, you’ve never heard of a bottle sling before? We’ll admit we’ve seen them before but never... View Article


Easily Create your own Rope Ladder with a Ladder Lashing

October 8, 2010 7:47 am Published by 8 Comments

In today’s Knot of the Week, I’ll show you such a simple way to create a Rope Ladder, you’ll wonder... View Article


Get Twisted with a Solomon Bar Paracord Bracelet

September 30, 2010 2:26 pm Published by 7 Comments

This isn’t a bracelet to relive the 80s, simply a different take on the standard Solomon Bar Paracord Bracelet that... View Article


Whipping and Fusing Your Fast Rope Into Shape

August 25, 2010 8:58 am Published by 11 Comments

3 of 3 in the series Make a Fast RopeMaking a Fast Rope for Climbing has certainly been a fun... View Article


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Lash on an Angle with Diagonal Lashings

July 24, 2010 1:31 pm Published by 3 Comments

Today we continue our KOTW Lashing series with the Diagonal Lashing. The Diagonal Lashing is “diagonal” because it’s used to... View Article


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