DiResta: Tree Swing

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DiResta: Tree Swing
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On my property there is a huge beaver pond. The beavers have created a dam and in the process chewed down several trees. I have been thinking of what to do with the many trees they cut down, and decided to make a swing. Watch as I create it from one of the downed trees using a rope weaving technique I learned in a book about knots. Enjoy!

0 thoughts on “DiResta: Tree Swing

  1. Chuck Shotton says:

    I’d add a beaver fur cushion on the seat of the swing, for sure.

  2. Antron Argaiv says:

    That rope weaving technique is called splicing. That’s an eye splice.

    +1 for the beaver fur seat cushion.

  3. Rob Grant says:

    gotta love all the crotch shots at the end!

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