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ROPE

Inner Strength

Honeywell Spectra® fiber provides lightweight, dependable strength in demanding applications. Produced using a patented gel-spinning process, it is:

  • A bright white polyethylene fiber with high resistance to chemicals, water and ultraviolet light
  • Stronger than steel and 40 percent stronger than aramid fiber
  • Capable of withstanding high-load strain-rate velocitie

Spectra fiber offers several benefits for rope and cordage applications:

  • High strength-to-size ratio, allowing for lighter weight ropes that are easier to handle and maneuver
  • Hydrophobic, so ropes will not absorb moisture or deteriorate in water
  • Naturally buoyant, making it ideal for various marine and offshore uses
  • No corrosion, superior chemical resistance, increased abrasion resistance and excellent flex fatigue, meaning products last longer and maintenance costs are lower

 

Spectra fiber is used in a wide range of rope and cordage applications:

Offshore Oil and Gas Industrial Marines Lifting Slings Recreation/Specialty

• Deepwater lifting and mooring lines

• Pennant and turret lifting lines

• Installation and construction work ropes

• Pierside mooring and docking lines

• Towing and tug lines

• Fishing trawl nets

• Construction

• Military

• Helicopter rescue hoist cables

• Performance yachting

• Climbing ropes

• Personal escape ropes