Guides and Ideas

Best Way to Clean Rope

Cleaning rope regularly or when it comes in contact with particles that can affect its fibers such as dirt, sap, and salt, can keep it from deteriorating or losing its usefulness. However, there are a few tips and guidelines that should be followed when cleaning your rope and cord.Using a tub, sink, or large container is the best for washing your rope depending on its size. It is important to have…

Rope Used in Survival and the Outdoors

If you’re going on a fun camping trip with your family, or on a one-man adventure outdoors, it is always a good idea to have some kind of rope with you whether it’s as small as paracord, or as big as twisted nylon rope. Cordage has several uses in the outdoors and can help in medical and survival situations or as just a simple support for a tent. Here are just some of…

Marine Rope: What Works Best?

Finding the Right RopeBefore synthetic rope was made, natural materials were used for rope on historic boats and vessels. Now most marine ropes are made of synthetic fibers like polyester, nylon, and polypropylene for both land and underwater purposes. They are applied to sails, anchors, and securing the boat or items on the boat. It is extremel…

New Year, New You

Starting another year includes starting fresh and finding new hobbies to pick up and resolutions or goals to achieve for the new year. We have an array of products from cotton rope for arts and crafts to paracord for hiking and survival that can be used for applied to your new interests.MacraméCotton rope is great for macramé crafting. Start the next semester of college with…

12 Days of Rope

Here are a few ways to celebrate the holidays this year and for many years to come. Find easy to do decorations, gift ideas, and games!NUMBER ONE: GIFT GIVING Tie a bow around your tree by wrapping the rope around the box starting at the top and then twisting the rope 90 degrees around each other so that the rope can be twisted around the other two opposite sides of the box before being tied in a…

A-Z Outdoor Uses for Rope

There are endless possibilities for how someone can use rope and cord, but here are just a few ideas for how to use them outside. Find ideas for when you take trips, participate in recreational activities, need to decorate, or are in an emergency situation.AID FOR TRAVELMark where you have been while travelling through difficult terrain or keep your belongings together on road trips and adven…