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Simple Stoppers

Stopper Using Strands of Rope

For Very Slippery Rope

Larger Stoppers

Electrician's Stoppers


The list above groups Stopper knots into five categories: Simple; Larger; Electrician's; suitable for Slippery Rope; and those involving the Strands of the Rope. Read the description. Click on the item you decide best meets your needs and visit the animation.

Disclaimer: Any activity that involves ropes is potentially hazardous. Lives may be at risk - possibly your own. Considerable attention and effort have been made to ensure that these descriptions are accurate. However, many critical factors cannot be controlled, including: the choice of materials; the age, size, and condition of ropes; and the accuracy with which these descriptions have been followed. No responsibility is accepted for incidents arising from the use of this material.

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