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Old 09-10-2005, 05:48   #1
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Animated Knots by Grog:

This is the best single Knot website, I know of!

These are some of the many knots included on this excellent website:
Anchor Bend, [/u]Bowline[u], Bowline on a Bight, Bowline - One Handed, Carrick Bend, Cleat Hitch, Clinch Knot (Improved),Clove Hitch,Coil Attached Rope, Coil Unattached Rope, Double Fisherman's, Double Surgeon's Knot, Eye Splice, Figure Eight, Fisherman's Bend, Flemish Flake (Spiral Coil), Klemheist, Overhand Knot, Prusik Knot, Reef Knot,Sailor's Whipping, Sheet Bend, Square Knot, Stopper Knots ... and many more
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See also
The Ashley Book of Knots (ABOK) ~ by Clifford W. Ashley
This seminal reference book describes 3900 kinds of knots, illustrating them with 7000 line drawings, most showing the knots as they are actually used--in angling, weaving, sailing, tailoring, and much more.
Reprinted by Doubleday as ISBN: 0385040253
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