Door Handle Cushion Rope Door Handle Cushion Nautical Knot Door Fender Door Handle Cushion Large Monkey Fist Knot Rope Door Handle Stop £19.95 Quantity: at £19.95 each Add To Basket Hanging Door Handle Stop. This is a very large rope monkey fist knot that acts as a cushion and stops door handles hitting the wall. No need for a fixed floor stop that you can trip over, and you can easily move this nautical knot to another door. Made from Hempex yacht rope, it has a natural rope colour and is hardwearing. Approximate dimensions Total length 8.5 inches (220 mm) Sphere Diameter 4.75 inches (120 mm). The monkey fist knot was used in the days of sail as a weight to enable a rope to be thrown further and more accurately.