8965Re: [KnotTyers] How can I make a wire loop for splicing?
- Dec 5, 2013I did much the same with piano wire, bit stiffer than guitar string for pushing through the work.Picture here http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/knottyers/photos/albums/1116680420/lightbox/989951570The crimp on the working end helps to grip the strand as you pull it through.
On 5 Dec 2013, at 03:48, "Terry Baldridge" <terrybaldridge@...> wrote:I took about 24 inches of guitar string and doubled it over (around 10 or 12 inches doubled). Put a shank button the end that I tied together, so I would have something firm to pull against and then crown knotted about 4 or 5 inches of handle on it. It might not be quite that long. Fun part is closing the loop. I think I got a square knot to stay in it and crimped it good.Terry
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On Dec 4, 2013, at 7:12 PM, <safr@...> wrote:
Sorry if it's in the archives but I've been trying to figure this one out. Can some one suggest the kind of wire to use and how to attach it to a handle or grip?
Any help appreciated, thanks.
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