3-Strand Nylon

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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

Core
Cover
Construction
3 strand
Material
Nylon
Specific Gravity
1.19
Resistance to Acid
No
Resistance to Alkali
Yes
Resistance to UV
Yes
Resistance to Heat
^240 C
Extension at 50%
16%

Data Sheet

Diameter (mm)
Weight (kg/100)
Breaking Strain (kg)
5
1.7
520
6
2.3
980
8
4.0
1530
10
6.2
2250
12
8.9
2835
14
12.2
4230
16
15.8
5490
18
20.0
6570
20
24.5
7920
24
35.5
11520
28
48.5
15390

Features & Benefits

  • Soft and flexible
  • Easy to splice
  • Strong and abrasion resistant

Typical Applications

  • Mooring
  • Anchoring
  • Shock absorption
  • Lifting and Winching