Originally Posted by Pickle9
It is attempting to resemble one. Only thing is it was the first loop. If it snapped on the second loop it wouldn't be a problem, I have confidence in ONE solid knot but this is more like a half.
It's possible it holds, but if you hit dead on near the knot, it's probably going to pop out.
I'd recommend to all stringing out there to hand tie natural gut knots in the future. It's too easy to torque on it too hard with extremely tight bends. It'll snap.