Thursday, February 28, 2013

Monkey Fist for a friend

Monkey's Fist, with a golf ball core, made from 550 paracord. Strap is a series of snake knots that goes to a loop, with an adjustable button slide.

Monkey Fist

My first project: Dog Leash in the colors of the University of Alabama

Top 1/2 of the looped handle is a Solomon's Bar, similar to Survival Bracelets being  widely sold

Lower half is a 4-strand round braid, spliced into the lead

Lead is a 4-strand round braid. Final length was approximately 6 feet