Browse through our video library, a growing collection of technical videos with information relating to high-performance rope. Splice videos can be found here.

With so many rope options available it can be hard to know which rope is the right one to use. Samson VP of R&D, Kris Volpenhein explains how rope variations can influence performance, lifetime, and durability in the video below.


The Principles of Functional Design

K-100 TM Inspection ​

K-100 TM Installation ​

K-100 TM Lifting Simplified ​

K-100 TM Load Spin ​

K-100 TM Reeving Race ​

K-100 TM Weight Matters ​

Offshore Applications Overview

Offshore Capabilities

Tried and True​

Mining Advantage

Tech Tip: Proper Rope Sizing

Tech Tip: Taking out the Twist

Tech Tip: Eye Splice and DC Gard2​

Tech Tip: Shackle Sizing

Mooring Innovation

Mooring Line Durability Considerations​​

The Principles of Functional Design

Mooring Line Durability Overview​​​​

Tension Fatigue: Abrasion and Creep

Mooring Rope Construction and Material​

Icaria Explained​​​​

Mooring Product Comparison

EVATS Sea Trial

EverSteel-X Product Introduction​​​​

AmSteel-X Product Introduction

SureSteel Product Introduction

Tug Best Practices

Samson Production: Fiber to Finish

Winding Rope on a Winch​​

The Principles of Functional Design

Effect of Twist on Braided Rope​​​​

How Hot? How Cold?

Jacketed vs. Non-Jacketed​

DPX Fiber Technology​​​​

Surface Preparation

Messenger Lines

Why Splice?​​​​

Elongation Causes & Effects

Inspection and Retirement Guidelines

DSM: Reducing total operational costs

DSM: The Future of Abrasion Testing

DSM: Understanding Creep