SuperSteel-FLEX® 8-Strand Rope

SuperSteel Flex® is a rope that has excellent properties of resistance to fatigue caused by tension, abrasion, breaking load and energy absorption. Its high strength combined with its great absorption of energy makes SuperSteel Flex® one of the best ropes currently available.

 

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Applications:
Mooring Line
Tug Assist Line
Tow Line
Offshore Line
Specification:
» Materials: High Tenacity Polyester and Polypropylene Fiber Mixed
» Construction: 8 Braided
» Specific Gravity: .99 (Float)
» Melting Point: 165 Celsius / 265 Celsius
» Water Absorption: 0 ~ 1%
» UV Resistance: Good
» Abrasion Resistance: Good
» Elongation at Break: 18~20%
DIA CIRC. WEIGHT BREAKING STRENGTH
INCH MM INCH MM LBS/100FT AVE(LBS) MIN(LBS)
1 24 3 72 25.00 34,100 31,000
1-1/8 28 3-1/2 84 34.30 45,100 41,000
1-5/16 32 4 96 44.40 57,970 52,700
1-1/2 36 4-1/2 108 55.40 72,050 65,500
1-5/8 40 5 120 65.60 87,010 79,100
1-3/4 44 5-1/2 132 78.30 103,290 93,900
2 48 6 144 98.40 119,900 109,000
2-1/8 52 6-1/2 156 112.10 138,600 126,000
2-1/4 56 7 168 133.70 160,380 145,800
2-1/2 60 7-1/2 180 149.60 182,050 165,500
2-5/8 64 8 192 168.50 203,720 185,200
2-3/4 68 8-1/2 204 198.40 228,250 207,500
3 72 9 216 212.00 255,420 232,200
3-1/4 80 10 240 260.70 309,760 281,600
3-5/8 88 11 264 313.80 374,990 340,900
4 96 12 288 370.80 442,860 402,600
4-1/4 104 13 312 434.50 521,510 474,100
4-5/8 112 14 336 503.30 600,380 545,800
5 120 15 360 567.50 687,280 624,800