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    ARLO replied to the thread Double rope bridge.
    I have been using 10mm FSE Robline Globe 5000 M2 to replace the bridges on my old Treemotion. The best buy I have found for this...
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    ARLO reacted to Greg_L's post in the thread SRS Redirects with Like Like.
    I'm starting to dig deeper into retrievables, and I've devoured this and the 2016 thread. I threw a toy together last night and thought...
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    Yuk, yuk! Guess I will go hang out in the garage with my ropes.
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    ARLO reacted to Santiago Casanova's post in the thread Show off them splices with Like Like.
    Hey, careful! I resemble that remark.
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    I was just trying to get a comeback from Santiago. No luck.
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    More like a bunch of sad, no-life hermits whose best friends are overweight cats!
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    ARLO reacted to 39Buick's post in the thread Show off them splices with Like Like.
    Last one until I get a perfect Tachyon Splice. This is a 150' of Teufelberger Sta-Set Rigging rope in 1/2" (12.7mm) Spliced a Notch...
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    @39Buick, those are the same instructions I follow except that I remove the inner core half way between marks 2 and 3 instead of at mark...
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    @39Buick, Just out of curiosity, where did you start the cover taper? Some of the older instructions I came across years ago said to...
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    ARLO reacted to 39Buick's post in the thread Show off them splices with Like Like.
    Thank you @TimBr , this was my second attempt the first never made it to completion and made it to the yard recovery bin!! @ARLO I...
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    It looks to me like you probably did not taper the tail on the cover and/or core quite enough. That is why you have the slight bump...
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    ARLO reacted to 39Buick's post in the thread Show off them splices with Like Like.
    My 1st Tachyon Splice. I'm not sure I have what it takes to do multiple splices with this rope. Are all 24 Strand ropes this tight or is...
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    ARLO reacted to Brocky's post in the thread Show off them splices with Like Like.
    Here is something to aspire to, from a sailing forum
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    ARLO replied to the thread Show off them splices.
    I think as long as they keep the splice from loosening up they are all fine. And yoyoman is correct. The purpose of a lock stitch is...
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    ARLO reacted to 39Buick's post in the thread Show off them splices with Like Like.
    This Thread has been pretty quiet so I had to try my hand at splicing! This is a piece of 3/8" DB that I had laying around and used it...
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