Used by arborists, fishermen, firefighters, climbers, military and boy and girl scouts the world over, Knots 3D will quickly teach you how to tie even the most difficult knot!
- Included in Scouting Magazine's "The Best Scouting Apps of 2016" and "Ultimate List of Scouting Apps" (2014)
- Featured in iOS Today, GQ Magazine, Boating Magazine, Guy Harvey Magazine and many other well known print and online and media.
Product Features and Functions:
- 151 unique knots with new ones added frequently.
- Browse by category or search by name, common synonym or ABOK #.
- Landscape and portrait modes as well as fullscreen (Zoom in on a knot to see greater detail).
- Watch knots tie themselves and pause or adjust the speed of the animation at any time.
- Rotate knots in 360 degree, 3D views to study them from any angle with a swipe of a finger.
- Interact with the knot on screen by "scrubbing" over the knot to advance or rewind the animation.
- High res graphics with photo-realistic rope textures.
- Dark mode / Light Mode
- Completely self contained -- No internet required!
- Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch (Universal App)
- Fully localized in 21 different languages
- No advertisements. No in-app purchases. No subscriptions. Ever!
Choose from over 150 different knots and see how they're tied in incredible detail. Watch the knot draw itself or use your finger to tie and untie the knot. Its easy to see where the virtual rope goes in and out and around. (Something about a rabbit and a hole and a tree right? ) Zoom in on the knot to get a closer look or flip it around for another perspective. Use your finger to spin the knot and see how it looks from any angle in 3D!
Each 3D knot has detailed reference information including tying pointers, strength and reliability, structural info, and Ashley reference numbers (ABoK) and occasionally the history behind the knot.
The knots are arranged by both category (Boating, Climbing, Fishing, Scouting, etc) and type (Bend, Loop, Stopper, etc). If you find a knot you like or want to come back to later, add it to your Favorites list for quick reference.
The complete list of knots can be found on our website: http://knots3d.com/knots/en_us/ALL
- minor updates and fixes to histories, synonyms and translations
- 7 new knots (152 total): Portuguese Bowline, Spanish Bowline, Becket Hitch, Becket Hitch (slipped), Pitzen Knot, Double Dragon Loop, Figure Nine Loop
- Added Czech translation
- Minor fixes/updates to descriptions, histories, synonyms and translations
UI/UX Improvements including:
- Dark/Light Mode
- Search from main screen
- Accessibility - Respect system setting for font size
- Better text wrapping
- RTL language improvements (Arabic and Hebrew)
- Speed slider change starts animation if not already started
- List does not reset when setting a favorite
- Added continuous animation setting
- Added swipe sensitivity setting
- Option to show counts in tab bar
We've been busy making the best knot app better! Many of the knot models have been upgraded with the following improvements:
- 8, 16, and 24 strand rope with dozens of new photorealistic textures and patterns
- More realistic metal rings, wood poles, carabiners, fish hooks, etc
- Smoother animations
If you like the changes, please leave us a review and let us know!