Splicing Modern Ropes: A Practical Handbook
|Title:||Splicing Modern Ropes: A Practical Handbook|
|Number of pages:||176|
There are many books out there with splicing instructions, however, few provide the clear instructions and photos found in Splicing Modern Ropes. This guide will have you making professional splices with high tech lines in no time at all.
The definitive guide to making strong, reliable splices in braided rope, using step-by-step photographs and clear instructions to help readers master this important but tricky skill.
The time when every vessel going to sea made use of three-strand rope has gone. Still, splicing that type of rope and cord is relatively straightforward. Nowadays the most common type of rope used on board yachts, dinghies, motorboats, working boats, and ferries is braided rope. Few people have the knowledge to splice it, or even know where to start.
Using clear, step-by-step photography and detailed instructions, this book will guide readers through all of the stages required to make strong, reliable splices