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A Great easy to understand tutorial – How to tie the taughtline knot/hitch

DIY wood tarp fastenersThe Tautline knot, or hitch, is a knot you'll like to use when working with versatile tarps, ridgelines and possibly in such situations as tent tie-outs.  It's an adjustable tension knot that will hold well if tied and dressed properly... Here's a handy trick on how to make tarp fasteners from branches … Continue reading A Great easy to understand tutorial – How to tie the taughtline knot/hitch

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How to make a Tarp Tipi / Teepee Survival Tent Shelter – Backpacking

Make a single pole tarp tipi - teepee tent shelter from a 12 x 16' tarp or similar aspect ratio sized tarp. I show how to make this teepee that requires only 1 single wood pole (or a trekking pole)... You can use other sized tarps to make the tipi bigger or smaller, but try … Continue reading How to make a Tarp Tipi / Teepee Survival Tent Shelter – Backpacking