Spinnaker Sailing Online Sailing Course= Lesson1 Knots There are hundreds of kinds on knots that can be used on sailboats but you can do almost anything by learning six basic ones. Reef Knot (Square Knot) - The reef knot is useful for Sail ties when reefing or furling the Sail. To tie this knot follow the steps in the illustrations from left to right. Round Turn and 2 Half Hitches - This knot can be used almost any time you want to tie something to something else. It is often used to tie fenders to a stanchion or lifeline. Bowline - The bowline, called the king of knots, is used to tie an eye onto the end on a line. Figure Eight - This knot is useftil as a stopper knot. Clove Hitch - The clove hitch is good for tying lines around solid objects. Sheet Bend - The sheet bend is used to tie two lines together, end to end. Cleat Hitch - The cleat hitch is the way a line is secured to a deck cleat. This is the end of the first Sailing Course. We assume no liablity for information contained herein. ©2003 Spinnaker Sailing - Do not reproduce.
Western Australia, Swan River - Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc. Title: Western Australia, Swan River Map Maker: John Tallis Description: Gorgeous full color example of this decorative map, extending from Champion Bay to Doubtful Island Bay and colored by counties. Shows vignettes of Sheep Shearing, Aborigines, Perth From Mount Eliza and three other vignettes. Related Categories: Maps of Australia
Christianity Christianity is an Abrahamic religion that began as a Jewish sect in the mid-1st century. Originating in the Levant region of the Middle East, it quickly spread to Syria, Mesopotamia, Asia Minor and Egypt. It grew in size and influence over a few centuries, and by the end of the 4th century had become the official state church of the Roman Empire, replacing other forms of religion practiced under Roman rule. During the Middle Ages, most of the remainder of Europe was Christianized, and adherents were gained in the Middle East, North Africa, Ethiopia and parts of India. Following the Age of Discovery, Christianity spread to the Americas, Australasia, sub-Saharan Africa, and the rest of the world through missionary work and colonization. Christianity has played a prominent role in the shaping of Western civilization. Beliefs Creeds Its main points include: Ten Commandments These are quotes from Deuteronomy 6:4 and Leviticus 19:18.
The Amazing Zeppelin Bend and Grapple Hitch knots Skytopia > Articles > The Amazing Zeppelin Bend and Grapple Hitch (article created 05/11/2006) Ever wanted to yank a bad tooth out, or extend a bungee rope so you can dangle further down a cliff face? How about escaping from the top floor of a high security prison by tying bed sheets together? Well if you answered an affirmative "yes" to one or more of the above, then you'll want to use some kind of a knot. "Which one?" There are hundreds or perhaps thousands of documented knots. "How many do I need to know for 99% of purposes?" Oh perhaps three or four for the average person (one or two which you already know). "Okay what's the deal with this site?" Well for starters, you'll learn how to tie just two knots, one of which is a 'hitch' I discovered (named "Grapple Hitch") and is probably better than MOST ANYTHING ELSE OUT THERE, and the other is called - the Zeppelin Bend, which is almost without a doubt the best way to tie two ropes or rope ends together there is. Not a lot! Yessum boss!
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Sharks AHL Real Knots: Knotting, bends, hitches and knotcraft. What are the recent changes of the Roper Site ?? 070514 Added google adds Want to advertise on this page? Instruction Pages Stoppers Terminal Knots, Overhand-knot, (Flemish)eight and more bends To bend two lines together. Hitches To tie on an object. Single Loops Bowline, Bowstring, and more... The Noose The running bowline, hangman, and more.. Frequently Asked Knots. Breast plates. Links to other knot sites .At the base of realknots Books on Knots on the Web Ashley, Klutz and more Links to pages with links to Roper's pages. News in the knotting world The newsgroup rec.crafts.knots is on line. On Ropers Knot Site Not all the knots are safe for children to play with. I can and will not allow junk mail nor spam.
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