Making Natural Cordage

“Cordage — that is, thread, string or rope — is all but indispensable in a survival situation. It can be used for (among other things) bowstrings, fishing lines, trap triggers, snares and lashings. Most people would likely despair if forced to make their own rope or string. However, the materials needed to do so are plentiful in most places (you’ll find a list of possible options accompanying this article), and the techniques required are actually quite simple to master.”

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Making Natural Cordage
http://www.motherearthnews.com/Do-It-Yourself/1983-01-01/Making-Natural-Cordage.aspx

 

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