Monthly Archives: May 2014

Know Your Nautical Knots

Knowing how to tie various nautical knots is essential to a safe and enjoyable sailing experience. Here are a few basic nautical knots, what they are useful for, and how they are tied. image credit: bevgoodwin Overhand or Thumb Knot The overhand knot, also known as the thumb knot, is one of the most basic… Read more »