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Light Spectra Line

Light Spectra Line


 

Spectra is a very high strength synthetic rope with excellent abrasion resistant in a single braid construction. It comes standard with a polyurethane finish and is easily spliced using a lockstitch type splice, 4-3-2 or 5-4-3 tuck splice. It also has a low stretch, low creep, soft hand, is torque-free and it floats.

Sold by the foot.

Extremely strong, low stretch line

Item# Item Name Our Price Qty Add
CWC-SPEC-LB-1.75 Light Spectra Line - 1.75mm"
$0.24
CWC-SPEC-LB-2.2 Light Spectra Line - 2.2mm"
$0.32
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Particulars:
Approx.
dia.
Average
Tensile
1.75mm 450 lb.
2.2mm 650 lb.

Here is an interesting article on using synthetic fibers such as Spectra for the standing rigging on a cruising trimaran:

Duckworks - From the Bearing Sea to a Searunner