Why should our splicing department have all of the fun? These WesSpur rope splicing kits contain everything you need to get started with the most popular splices for the arborist industry, including tools, hardware, practice rope and instructional materials.
The 16-strand splice is a simple to understand splice that takes lots of practice and patience, and requires some heavy pulling as well as finger dexterity and finesse. Our 16-strand splicing kits will give you everything you need to master this essential arborist rope splice.
This kit has everything you need with the exception of patience, practice and some basic necessities you may already have. Includes both Brion Toss splicing DVD and Samson Rope 16-strand splicing guidelines for instruction, and all the tools you will need, including: 50’ of Bigfoot rope to practice with, Cleat, Strand pulling post, Retractable sharpie for marking strands, Japanese marlin for core removal & strand picking, Brion Toss Arborist splicing wand to start the bury, Wire fid for the final bury, Brion Toss splicing DVD, Samson splicing guidelines.
For those who already have some splicing tools, this kit contains basic tools for 16-strand splicing, including: 25’ of Bigfoot rope to practice with, Wire fid, Japanese Marlin, Samson guidelines for 16-strand splice. You will also need most of the items included in the deluxe 16-strand kit. The Toss wand is optional, but does make the initial bury on the splice a little easier.
Contains tools needed to Samson Tenex TEC (Two End Carrier) 12-strand rope, one of the most useful for arborist splices, including slings and prusiks. Includes the easy-to-use Yale wire basket fid which saves time splicing hollow braid lines like Tenex with less taping. Samson splice training book has diagrams for splicing Tenex including how to do a Whoopie Sling. Contains: 25’ of Tenex TEC 1/2” for practicing, Yale wire basket fid, Samson splicing manual.
Contains tools needed to complete the class 1 double braid splice for ropes like Samson Stable Braid or Yale Double Esterlon, including: 50’ of 1/2” Stable Braid with which to practice, 1/2” Tubular Aluminum Fids, 2 x Awl, Cleat, Retractable sharpie, Small sail maker's needle, Samson double braid DVD, 100’ of whipping twine. (You will also need cleat bolts, work bench, gloves, masking tape, scissors.)