Bondage Rope: Types of Rope Used In Bondage. Cheap cotton braid. No. I’m not actually a dick like that. What was left wouldn’t be as strong, but it might very well be suitable for bedroom tying. I was in an experimental mood, so I bought some and took it home with me. In summary, cotton is pretty great for most forms of bondage other than suspension. You can do a lot with it, it’s cheap, washable, etc. That said, for restraint, this will generally get the job done. The knots used in the single column and two column ties which I posted about earlier will do a solid job of holding things in place, but feel free to use anything that isn’t a slip knot.
There is another type of cotton rope I’ve seen, which I picked up at a Mitre 10 a couple years back for fairly cheap. I’ve included a picture for reference, so you can distinguish between the two. It actually polishes up and becomes shinier and smoother with use. That’s right, it doesn’t degrade. It makes the experience of tying someone a lot more fun. Durability; Tossa Jute can take a lot of use before it begins to wear.
End post. Answered the whole question, just like that. I really value it’s incredibly good performance and aesthetic. But what I like really isn’t that important. However, I snapped a couple of pictures of it while I was at Bunnings. I can’t give you as thorough a break down on it, but I made some observations. Likely to get quite compact knots with it. Very washable.
Let’s face it, sometimes the Internet is just more convenient. Next we have a polypropylene webbing. Pros:. Both breaking strain and rating provided. It is a natural fiber, so it has decent “tooth” (enough friction so that knots will hold well without special consideration). For some thoughts on what thicknesses and lengths you want, check out: Rope Lengths.
Because of the tight construction, it also doesn’t tend to “high strand” or deform with strands moving out of place. You don’t need to spend a lot of time maintaining it after the initial treatment. In general, most synthetic ropes are like that, to one level or another. This is actually a hollow braid kind of rope; meaning it’s a polypropylene braid wrapped around a core of something. Weighs more than the one above, but that’s not a massive issue. Summary:. I had my Zen rope for quick synthetic ties, and I later moved on to focus on natural fibres. However, I snapped a couple of pictures of it while I was at Bunnings. I had my Zen rope for quick synthetic ties, and I later moved on to focus on natural fibres. However, I snapped a couple of pictures of it while I was at Bunnings.