I made this whip a little while ago and used it for a bit:
but then it got damaged.
So I lashed up the bullwhip where the strands were broken and visually you really can’t see a difference besides the string wrapped around the whip.
I took it out and gave it a few cracks and it works just fine:
I just listed this on eBay with a very low opening bid and no reserve. To bid on this whip visit: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=221458916442