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5 Common Items You Can Turn Into Cordage

DIY rope
Tuesday, July 12, 2016, 5:06 PM

Some interesting ideas for starting materials for crafting your own cordage and creating rope for projects or survival situations.

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Nature's Secret Larder

Make Multi-Purpose Cord from Nettles

How to instructions
Friday, November 21, 2014, 5:51 PM
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How to make cordage from primitive materials

A great video tutorial
Monday, March 10, 2014, 4:25 PM

Learn from this wonderful video tutorial on how to make cordage from stinging nettles. Also has some great tips on using the fibers around the garden.

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Nettle Cordage Tutorial

Bushcraft rope making
Monday, March 25, 2013, 12:46 PM

A great introduction to the bushcraft skill of using the stem fibers of the nettle plant to make natural cordage.