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Noose
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Noose

Table of contents
1 Canonical Name
2 Variant Name(s)
3 Category
4 Origin
5 Related knot(s)
6 Releasing
7 Efficiency
8 Caveat
9 Uses
10 Comments

Canonical Name

Noose.

Variant Name(s)

Running knot, slip knot.

Category

Running knot.

Origin

Ancient.

Related knot(s)

Hangman's knot, running bowline, tarbuck knot.

Releasing

Non-jamming, just pull on the standing end.

Efficiency

Unknown%

Caveat

None.

Uses

Comments

A simple knot that is often used by campers and hunters to catch small game. It is normally make from small-diameter rope.