The Tightening Tool is a tool used in paracording and marine rope work. Shaped in the form of a polished metal cone tapered to a rounded or flattened point, they aid in such tasks as untying knots, tightening knots, and splicing rope. This is a great, lightweight EDC item for your bug out bag that can also double as a kubaton / kubotan for self defense.
This great new tool has the following features:
Made from billet aircraft aluminum with durable high luster anodized finish!
Hole in one end for a keyring, keychain, or lanyard.
Diamond knurled to provide a positive grip.
The tip is slightly rounded for easier use
The Tightening Tool is hollow so you can store fids or flint rod.
The "Fid-Loaded" Tightening Tool includes the following:
(1) Tightening tool 7" long x 9/16" diameter.
(1) 3.5" Type I (micro cord) Paracord, Stainless Steel Stitching Needle
(1) 3.5" Type II Paracord, Stainless Steel Stitching Needle
(1) 3.5" Type III (550 LB) Paracord, Stainless Steel Stitching Needle
All three needles fit perfectly inside the Tightening Tool for easy carrying!
Excellent kit for working with any cordage or leather.