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Reeds Splicing Handbook (Paperback)

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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 easy to master--and also fun. Learn why splices are better--and stronger--than knots or shackles for joining or shortening rope, and follow the step-by-step photographs and clear instructions to find out how to splice any kind of line efficiently.

Containing step-by-step photos and clear instructions, this colorful and easy-to-follow memory aid guides users every step of the way.

About the Author

Jan-Willem Polman is a sailor, author, journalist, and specialist in synthetics technology who runs courses and workshops about splicing modern ropes.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781472952752
ISBN-10: 1472952758
Publisher: Adlard Coles
Publication Date: August 14th, 2018
Pages: 128
Language: English