Tag Archive: Knots

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


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


Build Your Own Flag Pole Using Lashings

July 16, 2010 6:05 am Published by 4 Comments

Continuing with our Lashings on the Knot of the Week, today we’ll be looking at the Round Lashing and discussing... View Article


Knot of the Week – Common Rope Seizing

June 1, 2010 11:28 am Published by 7 Comments

In today’s Knot of the Week, we’ll be showing you how to use common seizing to join two parallel pieces... View Article


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ITS Guy Fawkes Morale Patch - Inspired by our original ITS Guy Fawkes design and numerous requests, we’ve created a patch to “remember, remember, the fifth of November.” November the Fifth marks a day of celebrating in Britain by burning effigies of Guy Fawkes and remembering the Gunpowder Treason & Plot. The history surrounding the plot, which created a day of infamy, is an interesting one with many lessons learned. Click here to learn more about the history behind this patch.

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