trip line


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Noun1.trip line - a light rope used in lumbering to free a dog hook from a log at a distancetrip line - a light rope used in lumbering to free a dog hook from a log at a distance
rope - a strong line
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When you want to leave, you simply slip the Med Hook down the other boat's chain, lift the chain while you retrieve your own anchor, and then use the trip line to release the chain.
In the instant it took for Blanc to realize that he'd been caught by a trip line, there was a tremendous flash followed by an ear-splitting explosion that rocked the armoured carrier.
Students formulate a trip line that becomes an integer line.
Para-Techs are reinforced nylon fabric; they come with a stow bag (shown at right), a shackle and a trip line (the anchors must be retrieved back-end first).
The anchor has a trip line, at left, which permits easy retrieval, back end first.