Stopper Knot FAQs:


Q: Is a stopper knot tied at the end of a rope to prevent the end from unraveling?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a stopper knot tied outside another knot and around the standing part it can also be called a backup knot?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a stopper knot tied at the end of a rope to prevent the end from slipping through another knot?

A: Yes, or passing back through a hole, block, or belay/rappel device.