3 Strand Nylon - 16mm

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Manufactured in the same way as the other English Braids 3 strand products the 3 strand Nylon provides a rope with great durability while offering high extension levels under load.

A strong flexible rope that can be used in varying applications. Widely used where good extension properties are required the 3 strand construction offers a hard wearing yet flexible product. The product is available in black to help with the UV degradation consistent with Nylon characteristics.

Technical Information
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Construction 3 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% 16%
Extension at break 35%
Data Table
Diameter (mm)Weight (kg/100)Breaking Strain (kg)
5 1.7 520
6 2.3 980
8 4.0 1.530
10 6.2 2.250
12 8.9 2.835
14 12.2 4.230
16 15.8 5.490
18 20.0 6.570
20 24.5 7.920
24 35.5 11.520
28 48.5 15.390
Features and Benefits
  • Soft and flexible
  • Easy to splice
  • Strong and abrasion resistant
Typical Applications
  • Mooring
  • Anchoring
  • Shock absorption
  • Lifting and Winching