Learn how to master the most practical knots for boating in this comprehensive step-by-step guide.
The practical boating knots book teaches you which knot to use in different situations and illustrates all knots in a comprehensive step-by-step guide with text and photographs. It is an easy-to-follow guide that will quickly teach the reader how to master the most practical knots. Boat owners can be confident that they have tied the perfect knot and that the boat is well secured to the dock.
This knots book is perfect for learning everyday knots and for more experienced readers that wish to discover and know how to master more advanced knots. The book feature sections about how to select, maintain and take care of ropes. How to tie the essential knots such as bowline, clove hitch and sheet bend to the more advanced knots such as anchor hitch, stevedore stopper and rolling hitch.
The author of this book has studied hundreds of knots and selected the best and most practical knots to master based on extensive research and sailing experience. All knots in this book have been thoroughly used and tested in real-life situations.