CORDAGE (SYNTHETIC ROPES)

 

 

 

Nylon Rope - 3 Strand
nylonrope

Nylon rope lasts as much as 10 times longer than manilla rope and 5 times longer than polypropylene rope. High quality nylon rope for industrial and marine use. High elongation, high strength, good energy absorption, good abrasion resistance, excellent resistance to UV, rot, mildew, oil, grease, gas and many more chemicals.

Popular usages are marine dock and anchor lines, shipping and industrial work, mooring and tow lines, safety lanyards, and commercial marine.

Size Of Rope Tensile Strength Lbs. Per 600'
Diameter Circumferance
3/16" 5/8" 1,000 lbs 6
1/4" 3/4" 1,650 lbs 9
5/16" 1" 2,550 lbs 15
3/8" 1 1/8" 3,700 lbs 21
7/16" 1 1/4" 5,000 lbs 30
1/2" 1 1/2" 6,400 lbs 39
9/16" 1 3/4" 8,000 lbs 49.8
5/8" 2" 10,400 lbs 63
3/4" 2 1/4" 14,200 lbs 87
7/8" 2 3/4" 20,000 lbs 120
1" 3" 25,000 lbs 156
1 1/8" 3 1/2" 33,000 lbs 204
1 1/4" 3 3/4" 37,500 lbs 240
1 1/2" 4 1/2" 53,000 lbs 330
1 5/8" 5" 65,000 lbs 408
1 3/4" 5 1/2" 78,000 lbs 498
2" 6" 92,000 lbs 570
2 1/4" 7" 125,000 lbs 774
2 1/2" 7 1/2" 140,000 lbs 894
3" 9" 200,000 lbs 1260
3 1/2" 11" 300,000 lbs 1872
4" 12" 360,000 lbs 2280
5" 15" 575,000 lbs 3540

 

 

 

Nylon Rope - 8 Braid
nylon rope

Eight braid nylon is torque balanced with high elongation, high strength, excellent shock loading ability, good abrasion resistance, and energy absorption. This rope has superior resistance to UV, rot, mildew, oil, grease, gasoline, and most common chemicals.

Popular usages are mooring, towing, shock lines, and slings.

 

 

Size Of Rope Tensile Strength Lbs. Per 600'
Diameter Circumferance
1 1/2" 4 1/2" 47,700 lbs 330
1 5/8" 5" 58,500 lbs 408
1 3/4" 5 1/2" 70,200 lbs 498
2" 6" 82,800 lbs 570
2 1/4" 7" 112,500 lbs 774
2 1/2" 7 1/2" 126,000 lbs 894
2 5/8" 8" 145,800 lbs 1008
3" 9" 180,000 lbs 1260
3 1/4" 10" 225,000 lbs 1584
4" 12" 324,000 lbs 2280
4 5/8" 14" 459,000 lbs 3000
5" 15" 517,500 lbs 3420
5 1/4" 16" 585,000 lbs 3870
6" 18" 720,000 lbs 4776
 

 

 

Manilla Rope
manilla rope

Manilla rope is a very economical vegetable fiber made from the abaca plant. This rope has low stretch, good abrasion resistance, biodegradable, and is inexpensive; however, it has poor chemical resistance and is subject to rot.

This traditional rope is commonly used for decorative and general purposes.

 

Size Of Rope Tensile Strength Lbs. Per 600'
Diameter Circumferance
3/16" 5/8" 406 lbs 9
1/4" 3/4" 504 lbs 13
5/16" 1" 900 lbs 17
3/8" 1 1/8" 1,220 lbs 26
7/16" 1 1/4" 1,580 lbs 32
1/2" 1 1/2" 2,380 lbs 47
9/16" 1 3/4" 3,100 lbs 62
5/8" 2" 3,960 lbs 80
3/4" 2 1/4" 4,860 lbs 100
7/8" 2 3/4" 6,950 lbs 135
1" 3" 8,100 lbs 162
1/8" 3 1/2" 10,800 lbs 216
1 1/4" 3 3/4" 12,200 lbs 251
1 1/2" 4 1/2" 16,700 lbs 360
1 5/8" 5" 20,200 lbs 447
1 3/4" 5 1/2" 23,800 lbs 537
2" 6" 28,000 lbs 648

 

 

 

PolyDac Rope
POLYDAC

Polydac is a blended rope made of polyester over a polypropylene core. It has great UV resistance, good strength, excellent wear, low stretch, and light weight.

Popular usages are for mooring, towing, anchor lines, and slings.

 

Size Of Rope Tensile Strength Lbs. Per 600'
Diameter Circumferance
1/4" 3/4" 1,300 lbs 10
5/16" 1" 2,000 lbs 15
3/8" 1 1/8" 3,200 lbs 22
7/16" 1 1/4" 3,900 lbs 29
1/2" 1 1/2" 5,400 lbs 39
9/16" 1 3/4" 6,000 lbs 46
5/8" 2" 7,200 lbs 55
3/4" 2 1/4" 9,800 lbs 75
7/8" 2 3/4" 13,500 lbs 105
1" 3" 17,000 lbs 131
1 1/8" 3 1/2" 21,000 lbs 165
1 1/4" 3 3/4" 25,000 lbs 198
1 1/2" 4 1/2" 34,000 lbs 276
1 5/8" 5" 41,000 lbs 336
1 3/4" 5 1/2" 51,000 lbs 408
2" 6" 62,000 lbs 468
2 1/4" 7" 78,000 lbs 648
2 1/2" 7 1/2" 90,000 lbs 732
3" 9" 125,000 lbs 1074
3 1/2" 11" 170,000 lbs 1488
4" 12" 200,000 lbs 1740
5" 15" 350,000 lbs 3078

 

 

 

PolyPro Rope
polypro

Polypropylene rope has a balanced construction, medium lay, good strength, moderate stretch, lightweight, buoyant, and has excellent hand and knot ability.

Popular usages are for general applications, mooring lines, float lines, and tag lines.

 

Size Of Rope Tensile Strength Lbs. Per 600'
Diameter Circumferance
3/16" 5/8" 800 lbs 4
1/4" 3/4" 1,250 lbs 7
5/16" 1" 1,900 lbs 11
3/8" 1 1/8" 2,700 lbs 17
7/16" 1 1/4" 3,500 lbs 23
1/2" 1 1/2" 4,200 lbs 28
9/16" 1 3/4" 5,100 lbs 37
5/8" 2" 6,200 lbs 45
3/4" 2 1/4" 8,500 lbs 64
7/8" 2 3/4" 11,500 lbs 90
1" 3" 14,000 lbs 108
1 1/8" 3 1/2" 18,300 lbs 143
1 1/4" 3 3/4" 21,000 lbs 162
1 1/2" 4 1/2" 29,700 lbs 231
1 5/8" 5" 36,000 lbs 286
1 3/4" 5 1/2" 43,000 lbs 342
2" 6" 52,000 lbs 414
2 1/4" 7" 69,000 lbs 552
2 1/2" 7 1/2" 80,000 lbs 642
3" 9" 114000 lbs 918
3 1/2" 11" 162,000 lbs 1392
4" 12" 190,000 lbs 1656
5" 15" 290,000 lbs 2520

 

 

 

Mooring Lines
mooringrope

8-Strand Poly Danline Rope with 6' canvas covered eyes on each end.

This rope has two times the wear life of polypro, 20% to 25% stronger than polypro, non-torque construction, good UV resistance, abrasion resistance, floats on water, highly visible BLUE color, excellent resistance to most common chemicals, rot and mildew.

 

Size Of Rope Tensile Strength Lbs. Per 720'
Diameter Circumferance
1 5/8 5 43,000 lbs 342
2 6 67,200 lbs 496.8
2 1/4 7 78,000 lbs 662.4
2 5/8 8 103,500 lbs 864
3 9 135,000 lbs 1101.6
3 1/2 10 171,000 lbs 1368
4 12 243,000 lbs 1980

 

 

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