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Hook fitted with a hinged
portion that can be slipped
, so that a weight carried by it can be disengaged and allowed to fall off.
Knot that is free to run along the rope around which is made. 2. Knot made with
bighted end of rope so that
by pulling on the rope
, the knot falls apart.
Derisive name for a bend
, or hitch that does not hold. Name is sometimes given to a 'Slip Knot'.
Rope whose end is passed outboard
through forward fairlead
, through ring of a buoy and brought inboard. When moorings are taken in, the inboard end of rope can be released to free the ship.
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