Marlinspike B

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 (5:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Leader: George Roth
Required ratings:
Marlinspike A

Event Information


Prereq:  Hoofer Club Member with a Marlinspike Seamanship “A” rating.

Cost:  Free!

Location:  TBD--On the day of the class check Today in the Union.

Marlinspike Seamanship B is Part Two of a three part series. In this session, we will begin with learning about various characteristics and types of line. Next you you will learn how to make an eye splice with 3-strand line, a back splice starting with a crown knot, as well as how to finish the line with a whipping.

Students will become familiar with a rigging tool to help with creating the splices, etc.

Sailing Club members will receive a rating.

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Event Type
Lesson / Training


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