8 Strand Anchorbraid Nylon - 16mm

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A traditional rope that is manufactured to deliver the maximum load extension characteristics. The construction matches closely the properties of the fibre delivering a well balanced and hard wearing rope.

The 8 strand construction allows constructional stretch as well as stretch inherent in the nylon fibre. The traditional construction allows for ease of splicing to chain where applicable. The rope is softer than a comparative 3 strand construction allowing ease of storage.

Technical Information
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Construction 8 strand n/a
Material Nylon n/a
Specific gravity 1.19 n/a
Resistance to acid No n/a
Resistance to alkali Yes n/a
Resistance to UV Yes n/a
Resistance to heat ^240 C n/a
Extension at 50% 13%
Extension at break 35%
Data Table
Diameter (mm)Weight (kg/100)Breaking Strain (kg)
10 6.5 2.565
12 9.3 3.384
14 11.5 3.951
16 17.5 5.850
18 21.0 6.660
20 26.0 8.730
24 37.3 12.933
28 51.0 16.650
32 66.4 21.537
Features and Benefits
  • Torque neutral
  • High extension under load
  • Easy to handle in long length 
  • Silent Mooring line
  • Can be spliced to chain directly 
Typical Applications
  • Anchor warps
  • Mooring warps