NautiCards: Nautical Knot Tying Kit


This portable kit comes with all you need to master 20 nautical knots: a knot guide, horn cleat, and two lengths of cord.


NautiCards Nautical Knot Tying Kit by ReferenceReady includes everything you need to practice the most essential boating and sailing knots. The kit includes:

  • A waterproof, portable knot guide designed specifically for maritime scenarios (NautiCards: Boating and Sailing Knots)
  • Two 3′ lengths of 550 cord that match the colors on the knot tying cards
  • A 4″ horn cleat for practicing the cleat hitch and midshipman’s hitch

The knot cards include easy-to-follow diagrams for 20 essential boating and sailing knots, along with descriptions and usage tips. All of the following knots are covered: Cleat Hitch, Halyard Hitch, Midshipman’s Hitch, Clove Hitch, Half Hitch, Two Half Hitches, Round Turn and Two Half Hitches, Slippery Half Hitch, Lark’s Head, Sheet Bend, Trucker’s Hitch, Rolling Hitch, Buntline, Bowline, Figure 8 (Flemish Knot), Flemish Bend, Flemish Loop, Reef Knot, Carrick Bend, and Anchor Bend