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LIGHTNING ROPE

Product Code:379

Fiber:Vectran® - Dyneema® Blend

Specific Gravity:1.1

Splice:12-Strand Class II

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Lightning Rope, a 12-strand single braid, is a reliable, lightweight line with very low stretch and low creep. It is great for use where static loads are anticipated and weight is an issue.
Elastic Elongation:
10%20%30%
0.59%0.68%0.77%
Specifications:
DIAM. (inch)WEIGHT PER 100 FT. (lbs)AVG. STRENGTH (lbs)DIAM. (mm)WEIGHT PER 100 M (kg)AVG. STRENGTH (kg)
7/640.41,4002.50.6640
1/80.52,10030.74950
3/1615,40051.52,400
1/41.57,90062.23,600
5/162.613,50083.96,100
3/83.518,50095.28,400
Specifications are for spliced strengths.
Size 7/64" (2.5 mm) changes from 12-strand to 8-strand construction.

Applications

  • Control Line
  • Halyard
  • Running Back
  • Trapeze Line

Features and Benefits

  • Extremely low stretch
  • High strength-to-weight ratio