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Knots & Rigging

$6.99  
Paperback, Nicholle Carrière, Gregory Kennedy, Ashley Bilodeau, 64 pages, 5.5 x 7.5 inches, ISBN: 9781897278963
Super Explorers brings you ALL the knots you might need for camping, sailing or tying up your sister: • Basic Knots―General purpose knots for tying packages, bandages or binding objects together, e.g. Reef or Square Knot • Bends―Knots used to join two lengths of rope or other material, e.g....
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$5.95  
Waterproof Cards, John E. Sherry, 12 pages, 3.5 x 2.25 inches
ro-Knot  The waterproof portable fly fishing knots guide! With over 1 million knot cards sold and more 5 Star reviews than any other knot book author - over 4,000, Pro-Knot is America's favorite knot reference. This Fly Fishing Knot card set will serve you well whether you are a beginner to...
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$9.99  
Paperback, Caroline Britz , 64 pages, 7 x 9 inches
Do you know what seamanship is? It's the art of making knots. But there's no need to board a boat to learn how to make sea knots.   My First Book of Nautical Knots   brings you eighteen knots to discover.   Some are done in a jiffy, like the figure eight or the bowline knot; others require...
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$9.99  
Paperback, Geoffrey Budworth, 160 pages, 5.7 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781510750449
The Pocket Guide to Outdoor Knots  provides easy-to-follow, step-by-step diagrams and instructions for tying over eighty knots. Over 300 full-color illustrations and photographs guide the reader through the stages of tying each knot correctly.  This beautifully illustrated, full-color guide...
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$9.99  
paperback, Peter Owen, 80 pages, 4 x 6 inches, ISBN: 9781510752221
21 Essential Knots for Everyday Use Indoors or Outdoors! This compact little reference book includes knots for a wide range of functions, from home to work, hobby to play activities. No knot-tying jargon is used, no baffling technical terms—just simple step-by-step instructions and...
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Knot It!
FAM019
$24.99  
Hardcover, John Sherry, 124 pages, 7 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9781945547737
Master 100 essential outdoor knots with help from John Sherry, one of the world's leading knot-tying educators! Based on the wildly successful Pro-Knot cards and Sherry's own NetKnots.com website,  Knot It!  is an unprecedented resource for novices and masters alike. Full-color pages clearly...
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$14.95  
Paperback, Peter Owen, 144 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781493036745
In recent years, sailing has undergone some revolutionary changes: Satellites and autopilots are now used for navigation. Artificial-fiber and wire ropes have nearly replaced natural-fiber ropes. But when it comes to decorative knotting, natural fiber is still the favored choice. This book is...
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$24.95  
Paperback, Drew Frye, 156 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9781948494076
Rigging Modern Anchors demystifies anchoring with today’s modern anchors. Through years of systematic testing, Drew Frye has produced a new benchmark of understanding based on empirical data instead of anecdotal wisdom, passed down from one sailor to the next without proof or deep understanding...
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$14.00  
Paperback, Jan-Willem Polman, 128 pages, 4 x 6.5 inches, ISBN: 9781472952752
Splicing rope is an essential skill for any mariner. But the traditional 3-strand rope is fast disappearing. So how do you splice braided rope?  Reeds Splicing Handbook  tells you how. This is the definitive pocket-sized guide to all rope splicing techniques. Most of the techniques are quite...
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$45.00  
Hardcover, Brion Toss, 432 pages, 8 x 9.5 inches, ISBN: 9780071849784
Revised and updated―the only book you need on sailboat rigging and marlinspike arts From its initial publication,  The Complete Rigger’s Apprentice  has been the definitive go-to resource for weekend sailors and maritime professionals who want to master the fine art of rigging. In this...
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$15.95  
Hardcover, Marty Allen, 96 pages, 5 x 7 inches, ISBN: 978-1909313569
Attention all nerds, put down that laptop and pick up this brilliant guide to tying 50 must-know knots. If you're unaware of the difference between a Cow Hitch and a Marlinspike Hoop or a Running Bowline and a Square Lashing, all will be revealed in "Knot Nerds." Packed with step-by-step...
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$14.95  
Paperback, Randy Penn, 268 pages, 6 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9781593370329
Simple instructions on how to tie over 100 useful and decorative knots A well-tied knot is at once a practical tool and a work of art. With names like "hangman's noose" and "wagoneer's hitch," knots have a rich history of usefulness and an aesthetic appeal all their own. From the boat to...
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$9.95  
Hardcover w/Kit, Randy Penn, 288 pages, 5 x 1.8 x 7.1 inches, ISBN: 9781435161573
All the ins and outs of knot tying—in one convenient kit! Whether you're fishing, boating, camping, or simply need to secure a bundle of magazines, a little practical knowledge about knots goes a long way.  The Handy Box of Knots  is the perfect introduction to the art and science of tying...
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$25.00  
Paperback, Des Pawson, 176 pages, 8.3 x 0.6 x 8.3 inches, ISBN: 9781472922786
This wonderful collection of Des Pawson's personal ropecraft recipes combines an extended and now full-color collection of projects from Des's popular  Des Pawson's Knot Craft , together with 20 new and brilliant mat designs. Readers can learn how to make 60 different ropework projects,...
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$30.00  
Hardcover, Jan-Willem Polman, 176 pages, 10 x 7.1 inches, ISBN: 9781472923202
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...
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$9.95  
Cards w/ Kit
This knot tying kit includes one PRO-KNOT Rope Knot Card (same as Outdoor/Boating/Survival Knots), two hanks of high quality static line cord and a practice carabiner. This will allow you to practice those knots you need to know! Six cards are attached together in corner with a brass grommet. 20...
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$9.95  
Paperback, Lindsey Philpott, 200 pages, 5 x 7.5 inches, ISBN: 9781632205360
Master every fishing knot you’ll ever need. When you’re fishing, there’s nothing more frustrating than letting a poorly tied knot cost you the catch of the day. Knot expert Lindsey Philpott has written a guide to save anglers everywhere that anguish. The Complete Book of...
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$6.95  
Paperback, Steve Judkins & Tim Davison, 64 pages, 6.6 x 4.3 inches, ISBN: 9781909911000
This beautifully illustrated and very popular book covers the commonly used knots & splices. In colour, it clearly illustrates how to tie each knot through the use of clear, sequential diagrams and a step by step approach. It covers the ten knots which everyone should know and many other...
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$9.95  
Paperback, Berndt Sundsten & Jan Jager, 48 pages, 7.5 x 10.4 inches, ISBN: 9781629146546
A beginner's guide to knot tying for both the child and the child at heart. Knot tying might be an unusual, humble craft, but it is also one of the most useful and practical skills that continues to instruct and entertain people of all ages, whether child or adult. Specifically catered to...
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$29.95  
Spiral-bound, Colin Jarman, 224 pages, 7.9 x 6.5 x 1 inches, ISBN: 9781770852099
A guide to tying more than 70 of the most useful and dependable knots.The Knot Tying Bible is a complete guide to selecting, tying and using a wide array of knots, useful for everything from hauling logs to securing the canoe to wrapping a present. Beginners can master the basics before...
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$5.95  
Waterproof Cards, 6 pages, 4.25 x 2.25 inches, ISBN: 9780922273034
#1 Best Selling fishing knot reference in the USA! Don't ever forget how to tie that knot again! This 3 card set fits easily in a shirt pocket or tackle box and also folds out to a 12" ruler. Waterproof plastic cards feature clear illustrations of 10 most popular knots: Improved Clinch, Palomar...
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$19.00  
Paperback, Barbara Merry, ISBN: 9780071789981
Enjoy doing dozens of decorative projects based on the sailor's art of ropework. Decorative ropework, also known as fanciwork, comes ashore in Marlinspike Sailor's Knots and Crafts Inside you will learn how to make all manner of cool, sailorly items: hammocks, block mats, companionway or stair...
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$24.95  
Hardcover, Philippe Petit, ISBN: 9781419706769
On August 7, 1974, Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire illegally rigged between the New York World Trade Center's twin towers, where he performed for nearly an hour. During this history-making walk, and many others throughout his celebrated career, knots have always been indispensable...
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$12.95  
Paperback, Geoffrey Budworth, 160 pages, 7.25 x 95 inches, ISBN: 9781602399938
The essential, full-color, step-by-step illustrated guide to tying more than seventy-five fishing knots.
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$19.95  
Hardcover, Neville & Madeleine Olliffe, ISBN: 9781594854859
Makes knot-tying incredibly easy for everyone from families to avid sailors to sport climbers! Essential Knots is a practical, colorful, and easy-to-use guide to knots: how to tie them, when to use them, and why a specific knot is the perfect choice to make. Clear and concise step-by-step...
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$12.95  
Paperback, Paul N. Hasluck, ISBN: 9781616086787
A finely illustrated introduction from a masterful craftsman on the art of knotting and splicing. When it comes to explaining crafters' tools and techniques, craftsman Paul N. Hasluck is a true master. In Knotting and Splicing Ropes and Cordage, Hasluck covers everything, from the basics of rope...
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$8.95  
Paperback, Raoul Graumont & Elmer Wenstrom, 182 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9780870330247
Describes hundreds of knots and bends connecting hooks, leaders, lures, traps and seines. Clear text, illustrations.
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Ashley Book of Knots
DBD001
$85.00  
Hardcover, Clifford W. Ashley, 610 pages, 8.5 x 11.25 inches, ISBN: 9780385040259
The bible of knot and rope work. Every practical and decorative knot, function and origin. 7,000 drawings describing 3,900 knots, splices and whippings. The final word on knotting and rope work the world over.
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$23.00  
Paperback, Jim Grant, 186 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9780070240803
For sailboat or powerboat owners who want to construct sail covers, awnings, biminis, dodgers, cushion covers, boat covers, weather cloths from traditional canvas or synthetic materials. Detailed instructions, clear and easy to follow. 180 illustrations.
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$30.00  
Paperback, Emiliano Marino, illustrated by Christine Erikson, 481 pages, 7.75 x 95 inches, ISBN: 9780071376426
There is little about designing, making, repairing or improving sails that this book doesn't cover. More than a comprehensive apprenticeship, it is also a wonderfully illustrated examination of the world's rig and sail types.
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Paperback, Charlie Wing, 16 pages, 4 x 9 inches, ISBN: 9780071423700
An excellent, compact onboard reference to the most useful knots and line handling techniques. . 14 waterproof panels fold into a tidy and useful package.

$17.95  
Paperback, Hervey Garrett Smith, 130 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, ISBN: 9780070592186
Hervey Garrett Smith was the foremost marine illustrator of the 1950s and 1960s, and his wonderful drawings of traditional ropework quickly propelled  The Marlinspike Sailor  to cult classic status when it was published in 1956. With the addition of a section on modern, synthetic rope in the...
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$25.00  
Hardcover, Don Casey, 137 pages, 7.5 x 95 inches, ISBN: 9780070133914
Step-by-step, picture-by-picture how to measure for, construct, modify, renew and repair canvas items such as dodgers, biminis, sail covers, sail bags, cushions and more above decks and below. Also, how to repair and improve sails.
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$17.99  
Paperback, Mario Bigon & Guido Regazzoni, 251 pages, 5 x 7.5 inches, ISBN: 9780688012267
A super book. 647 color photos describe in step-by-step detail how to tie 70 of the most useful knots. Good for sailing, fishing, camping, climbing.
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$16.95  
Paperback, Stuart Grainger, 122 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, ISBN: 9781574092486
Widely considered the standard work on both practical and decorative knot work. Packed with the author's exquisite, detailed line illustrations for projects ranging from belts, mats, hammocks, trays and lamps.
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Skipper's Knot Guide
SHP360
$19.95  
Spiral-Bound, edited by Heinrich Bauermeister, 41 pages, 9.75 x 8 inches, ISBN: 9781574092837
When you head out to sea, whether in a dinghy, a yacht, a motorboat or fishing craft, you will need a few handy knots in your repertoire'-o keep things secure on board and to get you out of trouble. Here is a convenient, splash proof, accessible guide to 40 of the most useful knots, bends and...
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Knots
WFP166
$7.95  
Folding Pocket Guide, James Kavanagh, 6 pages, 8.25 X 3.6 inches, ISBN: 9781620052907
Knots is a handy guide to knot tying. A variety of ties and purposes are illustrated with simple instructions. Printed on durable material and folded for convenience, this is an easy-to-access resource at home or out in nature.
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$21.00  
Paperback, Barbara Merry, 256 pages, 8.3x5.4 inches, ISBN: 9780071736046
The Splicing Handbook includes step-by-step illustrations and explanations for the most useful and popular splices in traditional twisted and modern braided ropes, and it covers every kind of splicing project you are likely to encounter, including modern cordage such as Spectra; mainstream rope...
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Paperback, Des Pawson, 96 pages, 4.75x7.5 inches, ISBN: 9780939837632
Des Pawson has been a professional rope worker for more than 25 years. His passion for knots goes back to the time when, aged 7, he was given a book with some knots in it. He has studied knots and sailors' rope work ever since. Over that time he has built up a number of recipe books containing...

Reeds Knot Handbook
PAR056
$9.95  
Paperback, Jim Whippy, 128 pages, 6 x 3.9 inches, ISBN: 9780939837939
This handy pocket guide contains all the most useful knots you'll need whether on board or at the dockside. Each knot is broken down into clear step-by-step illustrations, with a photo of the finished knot and background information on its strengths, weaknesses and when best to use it. A perfect...
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$21.99  
Flex, Des Pawson, 400 pages, 8.5 x 5.3 x 1.1 inches, ISBN: 9780756690540
With step-by-step color photographs, the highly visual Knots: The Complete Visual Guide is a clear, comprehensive, and practical guide to tying more than 100 knots. From choosing, using, and maintaining ropes, to learning about the different families of knots - from stopper knots; binding knots;...
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$16.95  
Paperback, Larry V Notley, 224 pages, 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.7 inches, ISBN: 9781571884824
With 30 years of experience, Larry Notley really knows how to teach knots and rigs in simple, user-friendly text and illustrations. And now the best selling author has turned his attention to saltwater. This book is useful to both beginner and advanced fishermen. It provides the general...
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$19.95  
Paperback, Geoffrey Budworth, 157 pages, 7.5 x 10.25 inches, ISBN: 9781558217911
A handy guidebook that includes eighty ornamental and useful knots with easy-to-follow; with step-by-step illustrations.
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$24.95  
DVD, Brion Toss
Wire rope slicing using 7 x 7 and 7 x 19 wire rope. Covers tools, techniques, finishing touches. Features the Liverpool Eye Splice. Taught by master rigger and teacher Brion Toss.
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String Magic (DVD)
VMI109D
$8.00 $19.95  
DVD, Brion Toss
This one is just for fun. Learn to perform classic magic tricks with string: Cut and Restore, Mend in Your Mouth and The Professor's Nightmare. A guarantee of fun on any cruise.
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$21.00  
Paperback, Karen S. Lipe, 238 pages, 7 x 10 inches, ISBN: 9780070380004
36 projects for power and sailboats. Hatch covers, dodgers, dinghy covers, much more. Excellent drawings and instructions.
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