The Outdoor Knots Book (Mountaineers Outdoor Basics) by Clyde Soles

By Clyde Soles

"A consultant to the ropes and knots utilized in the outside via hikers, campers, paddlers, and climbers.

*Guidelines for choosing the easiest rope and the simplest knot for the job at hand
*Knot-tying instructions sincerely illustrated with photos
*New access within the Mountaineers outdoors fundamentals series

It's reasonable to claim that climber Clyde Soles is enthusiastic about ropes and knots and their absolute performance--since he usually entrusts his lifestyles to ropes on sheer rock faces. His exact publication explains the best way to decide on and use ropes, cordage, and webbing for the outside. helpful details is supplied on rope dealing with ideas (how to prevent dreaded tangles) and the easiest tools for rope care and upkeep. step by step instructions for tying over forty knots are sincerely illustrated with images. different necessary gains contain a thesaurus and a knot comparability chart activity.

This is the definitive textual content on ropes and knots for somebody who performs within the outdoors!"

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