Re: Making Rope - with two pencils!
William J Turner (wjt@IASTATE.EDU)
Wed, 8 Nov 1995 09:46:29 CST
In message <199511081517.JAA26423@pop-3.iastate.edu>, firstname.lastname@example.org
>Although making rope with "rope machines" and electric drills works fine,
>there's an even simpler way. You won't want to make a lot of rope with this
>method but it demonstrates the process. All you need is twine and two pencils
>or small sticks.
This is exactly the method I mentioned before that we used at camp, with
the exception of making a total on 9 strands. And we used tin cans to
help keep the tension.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City