I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

12 `How-To-Tie-Knots` Gifs [Pic]

Reef knot

Easiest self tightening knot to learn. Can be used to secure non critical loads.

Figure 8 knot

Used to stop those pesky ropes slipping away


Can be used to secure loads, although, it can also be used to lift people in emergencies

Clove hitch (using half hitches)

Often used in theater to adjust heights of lights, etc. This is not a knot to be used on its own!

Diagonal lashing

Can be used to tie lengths together at a variety of angles. Useful in a survival situation.

Square lashing

Used to tie lengths, which are at right angles, together. Useful in a survival situation.

Tripod lashing

Used to tie 3 lengths together to create a tripod. Useful in a survival situation. Works well to make a tripod to shoot from.

Hasty Harness

I cannot stress the importance of using webbing (straps) and not rope when doing this. When you don't have a proper harness and need to get down quickly. Only to be used in dire circumstances.

Truckers hitch

Lovely hitch to secure loads. Although difficult to learn, it's very useful.

Rope swing

For every great dad out there! Easy to set up for hours of fun!

Remember to coil unattached rope

Keeps your rope tied up neatly; can be untied and used quickly if need be

Bowtie - Because I-A-Bers are classy bastards

For all those lovely functions we all attend.

What`s not to like about knots? Knothing! Basic `how to`s` on knot tying.

submitted by: kitteh9lives
< Back Next >
12 `How-To-Tie-Knots` Gifs [Pic]. What`s not to like about knots? Knothing! Basic `how to`s` on knot tying.
+ Add to Favs
Hits: 6931 | Favorites: 16 | Emailed: 0 | Rating: 3.3 | Category: Lifestyle | Date: 02/18/2014
 popular today
Cowgirl What? [Pic] Couldn`t afford an ``H``...or maybe she spent on ALL her money on H, cause she didn`t spend it on spelling lessons.
Russian Finalists Of Miss MAXIM 2014 [Pix] Looks like Vodka does a body good! [NSFW] Russian Boobage Alert.
25 Freaky But Funny Photoshopped Gifs [Gif] Think of the work & suffering that went into making each one of these just for our amusement. ARE YOU NOT ENTERTAINED?!?
If Norman Rockwell Drew The Super Heroes [Pix] How Many of you clicked for the naked woman, but stayed for the comics?
Girl With Three Boobs - Yes I Said 3 BEWBS! [Pix] Meet Jasmine Tridevil, the aspiring reality show star who got a third breast implant to impress Chris Angel.
More Comments >

Male, 50-59, Western US
 1705 Posts
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 10:27:49 PM
Good eye, Drac.

Male, 40-49, Asia
 12130 Posts
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 8:19:38 PM
Hasty harness has shinbari potential

Male, 50-59, Western US
 33910 Posts
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 4:31:09 PM

Male, 50-59, Southern US
 395 Posts
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 4:23:49 PM
Palomar knot to tie hooks to line. Use it and you'll never lose another fish.

Female, 30-39, Midwest US
 4542 Posts
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 1:29:16 PM
I can tie a proper noose. I figure that's the only one I really need to know, you know?

More Comments >

Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2014 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.