How to tie the Slipped Buntline Knot. The Slipped Buntline is a quick release knot, similar to the Mooring Hitch. It will hold fast under load yet comes undone quickly with a firm pull on the free end.
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Slipped Buntline Knot Tying Instructions
- Wrap working end around object and run end behind loop just created.
- Bring working end back to front of knot and grasp in middle of working part.
- Feed bight just formed between front and back lines of original loop.
- Carefully tighten the knot. To release the knot, pull on tag end.