General: BUOYANT WINCHline™ is a unique fibre rope with a 6-strand ”wire rope” lay. The outer layer of each strand comprises a special combination of Nylon monofilaments and PP multifilaments. BUOYANT WINCHline™ is designed to be permantly floating and to be used on selftensioning winches.
Light weight - floats.
High resistance to deformation.
No crushing or jamming on winch.
High abrasion resistance.
Excellent fatigue properties giving longer lifetime.
High strength gives better safety.
Melting point: 250/165°C.
Spec. gravity: 0,99.
Water absorption: 2%.
Reduction of MBL when wet: 1%.
Bending ratio, Dynamic ISO 3730: 12:1.
Elongation, new rope: 23%.
Elongation, broken-in ropes (15.20 operations): 15%.