By Clyde Soles
Иллюстрированный справочник, посвященный самым разным видам узлов. Будет полезен тем, кто хочет научиться правильно вязать узлы, выбирать наиболее подходящий тип узла для каждой ситуации, а также подбирать веревки с нужными характеристиками.
Read or Download Backpacker Magazine’s Outdoor Knots: The Knots You Need to Know PDF
Similar outdoor recreation books
Книга предназначена тем, кто интересуется удивительной и постоянно меняющейся зоной, где море встречается с сушей, и кто хочет знать виды птиц, использующих эту зону во Флориде и более южных островах. Автор Дэвид Неллис рассказывает о птицах, которые встречаются на пляжах, в мангровых зарослях и даже на скалах Карибских островов.
NEW ebook ! Unread, No marks. Our books are shrink-wrapped, and packaged to guarantee your publication will arrive in fine condition. pride assured
The 1st full-length learn of snowboarding within the usa, this e-book strains the heritage of the game from its utilitarian origins to its creation as a merely leisure and aggressive job. through the mid-1800s, population of frontier mining groups within the Sierra and Rocky mountains used skis for plenty of functional purposes, together with mail and provide supply, searching, and railroad fix.
Detect the secrets and techniques of flyfishing for carp—learn the behavior and habitats of those difficult fish, what flies they’ll take, and the way to place these flies within the correct position on the correct time to capture carp consistently.
Barry Reynolds and John Berryman, authors of "Pike at the Fly" and "Beyond Trout," have joined with Brad Befus to problem you to exploit what's definitely the final, nice, ignored flyfishing source in North the US. set aside your preconceptions, learn "Carp at the Fly" with an open brain, and you’ll quickly be flyfishing for giant, robust, shrewdpermanent fish in water simply mins out of your domestic.
- The Biggest Fish Ever Caught: A Long String of
- Mayflies, ''top to bottom''
- Venison Wisdom Cookbook: 200 Delicious and Easy-to-Make Recipes
- Kelly Slater
- Ultimate skiing
Additional info for Backpacker Magazine’s Outdoor Knots: The Knots You Need to Know
Indd 36 8/30/10 2:38 PM 3. Straighten the loop out and rotate the overhand knot. 4. Hold the small loop of the overhand knot with your fingers and draw the two strands of the loop through it. When snugged up, you will have two loops of equal length. If necessary, you can easily adjust them to give you one long and one short loop. indd 37 37 8/30/10 2:38 PM Butterfly The figure-8 loop is an excellent choice when the direction of pull is directly opposite the loop. Yet when the loop is in the middle of the rope and the strands are pulled apart, it can lock up permanently, and untying becomes a fantasy.
Slip the loops over a pole or tent stake, or clip the loops to a carabiner, then tighten. indd 48 8/30/10 2:39 PM 1. Another easy method is to grab the rope with your hands crossed. 2. While holding the rope, uncross your hands so the palms face each other. indd 49 49 8/30/10 2:39 PM 3. Bring the loops together. 4. The clove hitch is ready to be attached. Among the most common uses of the clove hitch is anchoring to a carabiner. This is something that behooves you to practice until it’s second nature.
2. Then make a bight and pass it through the loop. indd 25 25 8/30/10 2:38 PM 3. Tighten by pulling up on each end and adjust the loop as necessary. indd 26 8/30/10 2:38 PM Bowline Seamen have used the bowline for hundreds, if not thousands, of years and it is still considered a primary skill in the sailing world. For decades, climbers used the bowline as the principal knot for tying into a rope, though the figure-8 loop is now preferred by many. Sharp-eyed readers might notice that the bowline and the sheet bend are the exact same knot form, though they are tied and loaded differently.