What's New

Added to new knots:
- Hammock Hitch
- Johnson Hitch

Thank you for your continued support!

App Description

Need to tie a knot? Knot Guide will teach you the ropes!

An App Store Essentials "Weekend Warriors DIY" PICK!
Celebrating 5 years in the App Store!

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100+ Knots, with continuous new additions
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"Wow your friends!" - APPLEIPHONEAPPS.com "...a highly recommended app with tons of utility value..." - IPHONEAPPREVIEWS.net "What's knot to love?" - "THIS OLD HOUSE" - The Hardware Isle "Knot Guide is like a patient teacher... showing you over and over how to tie it until you’ve committed it to memory." - APPCRAVER.com "One of the most practical apps for those not bound by four walls..." - SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER

Please also check out Knot Guide HD for the iPad. **********************

Knot Guide includes the following knots: Alpine Butterfly on a Bight, Adjustable Bend, Arbor Knot, Bachmann Hitch,Bowline on a Bight, Cleat Hitch, Clove Hitch, Constrictor Knot, Figure Eight Knot, Figure Eight Loop, Fisherman's Bend, Fisherman's Knot, Flemish Flake, Gasket Coil, Honda Knot, Improved Clinch Knot, Lariat, Mooring Hitch, Pile Hitch, Rosendahl Bend, Round Lashing, Running Bowline, Sailor's Gripping Hitch, San Diego Jam Knot, Shear Lashing, Sheepshank, Sheet Bend, Stevedore, Surgeon's Knot, Tumble Hitch, Turk's Head 3L5B, Turle Knot, Two Half Hitches, Zeppelin Loop

17 CATEGORIES include: Bends, Binding Knots, Climbing Knots, Decorative Knots, Fishing Knots, Hitches (End), Hitches (Middle), Lashings, Loops (Fixed), Loops (Slip), Rope Care, Sailing Knots, Scout Knots, Shortenings, Stopper Knots

FEATURES:
* ORIGINAL, clear, colorful photographs
* Browse by category or knot name
* Descriptions and photographic steps
* Save knots to Favorites
* Knot Lingo Glossary

People of all walks of life since ancient times have found knots both fascinating and essential. Knots are used in sailing, climbing, tree trimming, jewelry making, and everyday tasks such as hitching a load to your vehicle. Whether you are a novice or you have experience with tying knots, Knot Guide will assist you!

NOTE: Knots that are also known as another name are now also listed by the other name (eg. Square Knot is also listed as Reef Knot).

KEYWORDS: yacht, boat, camping, luggage, tie down, do it yourself, DIY, outdoors, sports, backpacking, iPeriod, boyscout, survival, tool, skill, resource, pocket, reference, tree, arborist, fire, car, hauling, tow, hoist, swing, load, climb, Cycling Log

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • November 12, 2010 New version 1.1
  • May 09, 2012 New version 1.2
  • May 21, 2012 New version 1.3
  • October 31, 2013 New version 2.0
  • November 07, 2013 New version 2.1
  • October 15, 2014 New version 2.2
  • May 07, 2015 New version 3.0