HOW TO TIE KNOTS

In the early 1950’s Dupont created the Type 707 Nylon & Type 67 ‘Dacron’ ropes. Both had a 14% higher breaking point versus natural fiber ropes and being made of synthetic material increased the ropes longevity. This booklet was used as a marketing vehicle, aimed at sailors/boaters, to inform them why they needed to make the change from natural fiber to the synthetic fiber, more dependable rope.

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