In this review, the author will show you how to make your hands strong rope out of plastic bottles. This rope will be useful as at their summer cottage, and private house (can withstand a load of about 160-180 kg).
To make rope, we will need three plastic bottles (it is desirable that they were different colors).
First you need to dissolve a plastic bottle for tape width 1.5 mm. they have Cut off the bottom and remove the label.
Cutting tape with scissors, it is difficult to keep same width, so it is better to use a special device — the strand.
You will also need to cut three blanks from plywood. Do them in the slot for fixing the tapes.
Collect a bundle of 8 ribbons of the same color. At the end make a knot. Insert the end into the slot in the blank from plywood. Then wrap a bunch of tape on the plywood, fix with rubber bands.
We proceed similarly with the other colors. As a result, we should have three coils. Of them and will continue to do the rope.
The ends of all three beams tying tightly in a knot, fixing with clamps to the table. Then begin to weave the rope.
Further winding the rope on a piece of plastic pipe (you can use a log or other workpiece of cylindrical shape) and then do the shrink with boiling water.
Details about how to make strong rope out of plastic bottles, you can see in the video below. This idea was shared by YouTube channel “Lefty Ural“.