The Arts of the Sailor: Knotting, Splicing and Ropework (Dover Maritime)
Over 150 years ago, the skills needed to operate a merchant sailing vessel were many and varied. While not nearly as much in demand today as they were in the days of the Yankee clippers, these skills nevertheless remain important and necessary to today's yachtsmen and owners of smaller pleasure boats.In this excellent handbook on basic shipboard skills, marine expert Hervey Garrett Smith offers boating and yachting enthusiasts a complete course in rigging, working, and maintaining a ship. More than 100 illustrations help the reader grasp the fundamentals and fine points of handling a ship while the author describes in detail a sailor's tools, basic knots, and useful hitches as well as the arts of splicing, handsewing, and canvas work.Other topics equally important to safe, economical, and efficient boat maintenance and management include belaying, coiling, and stowing; towing procedures; how to make a chafing gear; and much more. Easy-to-follow instructions for fashioning decorative knots, ornamental coverings, and nettings, and even how to make a proper bucket round out this engaging and informative guide.Packed with useful "hands-on" information conveyed in a chatty, humorous style, The Arts of the Sailor is the perfect book to keep aboard ship for study and for ready reference...
- ASIN: 0486264408
- UPC: 800759264407
Introduction to Turks - Head Knots
The best book on turkshead knots out there.
- ASIN: B007MWJ384
Love Me Knot (Holding Out For a Hero Book 4)
*Please note that this book is a short story, but does not end on a cliffhanger.*Ciara came to Wyattville to reconnect with her half-brother, and use up extra vacation time in the small beach community. What she didn’t planned on was throwing her inhibitions to the wind and falling for a complete stranger.Ryan Wyatt spends his days serving in the Coast Guard, and his nights flirting with the ladies. He’s the last Wyatt bachelor standing now that his cousins are married. When he meets Ciara he wonders if that’s about to change. Until he discovers she’s the sister of his enemy and then his plan for seduction becomes tinted with vengeance.
- ASIN: B004ZVD1GA
New Brand Army/Navy Sword Knot Gold Bullion American US Coast Guard Cord Acorn
New brand AAR Military officer sword knot gold wire bullion cord & tassle. It look beautiful officer sword knot and the us coast guard sword force: us navy officers. The sword knot initiated existence as a simple cord attached to the hilt of the sword of a mounted soldier. The knot is in circumstance, a loop usually made out of leather, or other material. Before engagement with the enemy the soldier wraps the loop around his wrist to prevent the loss of his sword, which can happen either in the heat of the battle or if he needs to relax his group in order to steady his mount. In more recent years the sword knot has slowly changed to become a more decorative piece of uniform regalia. The design of it has also changed such that it now features a double strap which is also attached to the sword guard and wrapped around the hilt when not attached to the wrist.
- Color: Gold
- Brand: AAR
- ASIN: B07K8SQ9F1
- UPC: 799234326931
- ASIN: B00K06Y5KU
Hook-Eze Fishing Tool (Blue) Hook Tying & Safety Device + Line Cutter - Cover Hooks on 2 Poles & Travel Safely fully rigged. Multi function Fishing Device
TIE PERFECT KNOTS..... CATCH MORE FISH! Don't Ask others to tie your TACKLE! ★ Now EVERYBODY can learn to tie a professional knot★ Learn to quickly and easily tie hooks, swivels, jig heads and speed clips for attaching to lures and other Rigs.★ Eliminate painful injuries when tying chemically sharpened hooks.COVER your hooks on fishing poles and travel safely fully rigged, eliminate injuries to passengers or pets while travelling.Hook-Eze is a GREAT tool for people with injuries to hands including arthritis, poor vision, diabetes or loss of dexterity or fine motor skills preventing you from fishing. Rediscover the joy of fishing and the outdoors post injury or disability. Hook-Eze helps to teach CHILDREN howto tie a PERFECT professional knot SAFELY which won't slip undone and provides more opportunity to catch a fish. ★ Create memories with your children, fishing is an ideal way to connect the younger generations to outdoor activities and strengthen bonds between family. For EXPERIENCED anglers Hookeze enables you to tie your hooks and tackle FASTER and is great for tying line-to-line, braid-to-leader & FG Knot. ★ Hook-Eze allows you to tie the Bimini Twist with only two hands, no more feet, knees or teeth needed. By clipping the ring on the belt or ja...
- Color: Blue
- Brand: HOOK-EZE
- ASIN: B071R3Y2S3
- UPC: 680596873129
Love Knot - 5x7 - US Coast Guard Wedding Anniversary Greeting Card With Envelope - by 2MyHero
Coasties or their spouses will be thrilled to find an anniversary card created with them in mind. There simply aren't many like this on the market. This design came out of a conversation with a buyer at the CG Exchange here in Portland. She said she gets lots of requests for Aniversary and Birthday Cards. 2MyHero offers both! If you've been looking for Coast Guard specific cards, you've come to the right place. All cards are 2MyHero original photography and computer generated designs. They are professionally printed in Portland, OR on gloss card stock that is acid-free and made in the USA. *Colors may vary depending on the computer/device you preview the card on. All rights reserved. 2MyHero design.
- Color: White card stock, White A7 vellum envelopes
- Brand: 2MyHero
- ASIN: B07GX6RG9D
OLOSARO Dog Bandana Us Coast Guard Flag Triangle Bibs Scarf Accessories for Dogs Cats Pets Animals
It'S Suitable For Almost All Pets, But Maybe A Litter Huge For Your Mini Pets. So Please Measure Your Pet'S Neck Girth First Before Ordering. Pet Dog Cat Bandana Square Bibs Scarf Pet Dog Cat Kerchief Neckerchief Set Accessories Suitable For Small&Medium&Large Pet Dog Cat.Be Prepared For All The Major Holidays - Christmas, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Valentine'S Day, St. Patricks Day, Patriotic / 4th Of July.Dog Meets Design Is Committed To Quality Dog Accessories That Make Dogs And Their People Happy. The Importance Of Pets In Our Lives Is Becoming Recognized For The Admirable Role Of Companionship That They Play. Dogs Are Our Best Friends, Our Siblings, And Sometimes Our Only Children. We Are Built On The Idea That Dogs Deserve Nice Things Too. Size & Dimensions: Dogs Come In A Variety Of Shapes And Sizes. We'Re Here To Help You Find The Best Size For Your Furry Friend. Always Measure Before You Buy. Measure Twice, Order Once. Machine Washable Line Air Dry Or Tumble Dry Low. Drying On High Heat Can Cause Shrinking.
- Color: Us Coast Guard Flag
- Brand: OLOSARO
- ASIN: B07N2HRZZZ
ALBATROS 12 in x 18 in U.S. Coast Guard 2 Faced 2-ply Wind Resistant Flag 12 in x 18 in Inch Grommets for Home and Parades, Official Party, All Weather Indoors Outdoors
12 in x 18 in U.S. Coast Guard 2 Faced 2-ply Wind Resistant Flag 12 in x 18 in Inch Grommets Superior wear for outdoor use; a true all-weather flag; excellent fly ability even in the slightest breeze.
- Color: Multi
- Brand: ALBATROS
- ASIN: B07JWMGCX1
- UPC: 744513697837
USEFUL KNOTS FOR BOATMEN
The best Coast Guard produced film on the subject, covering bowline, stopper knots, half, clove, rolling, reef, anchor and double hitch as well as the whipping of manila line.
- ASIN: B000LZ5A6S
- UPC: 883629148939
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