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Professional grade tools to meet the needs of even the most demanding craftsman. We take pride in our products, making sure we can bring you the best quality needles, leather palms, wax, marlinspikes, fids, and other tools for knot tying or decorative purposes. We have knot tyers on site who make sure we have the best products available for both the amateur and the expert in the knot tying and decorative field.
Help bring some organization to your sailor’s life with our Classic Riggers Bag. Made from heavy-duty natural canvas, leather trim and solid overlapping stitching
#8 (.80mm) Black Waxed Nylon Whipping Twine. 260 feet / spool.
Great for whipped ends on dock lines, running rigging and general marine rope.
Polyester 1 oz #7 Waxed Whipping Twine w/#15 Needle for whipping and siezing rope ends and splices on any size or type of rope. Available in White or Hemp color.
3 Strand twisted #3 Waxed Polyester Whipping Twine w/#15 Needle for whipping and siezing rope ends and splices on any size or type of rope. Available in: Hemp color or White.
A hand held sewing machine. Great for use anywhere. A real must for any ditty bag!
These are very high quality needles handmade of forged steel and known to be easy on sailcloth. These are truly the best.
Samson Fids are for splicing double braid and are available as a set or sold individually. A different size splicing fid is required for each size of rope.
Swedish style hollow fids are for splicing stranded line and are available in 2 sizes.
Marlin Spike: Metal tool used in marine rigging. Varying in length and tapered to a pencil point, chisel tip or duck bill it is most often used when working with wire as the sharpened tip may cut a fiber rope. It can also be used to untie knots, apply seizings and wherever a lever may be required.
We have available from Davey pencil point spikes in length from 6” to 18” and a few US Navy surplus duck bill spikes in 8”, 10” and 14”.