Learn how to build a tripod using string and three logs of wood
It's the main structure of our tripod picnic table which you can learn how to build in the following video
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In this video, we will learn how to build a tripod.
This technique will assemble three wooden poles to make, for example, a tripod table.
Caution, this project will need :
and more than one person
You will need:
a wedge of wood
3 wood poles
and 1M50 of string
Building a tripod involves two steps which we will explain for you.
Step 1: Preparation
Position the 3 wood poles: 2 on the wedge, and the third on top
Make a clove hitch knot on the top wooden pole about 10 centimetres in from the edge of the pole.
Watch our video: tying a clove hitch knot.
Step 2: Assembly
With the extra string from the clove hitch knot, go around the 3 wooden poles 3 times
Be sure to keep the string taut.
Make a reef knot using the string and the left over string from the clove hitch knot.
Cut off the excess string.
Lift the three wood poles and position them as a tripod. Be sure to have help with this step.
Now you know how to build a tripod