Goldstrand HMPE Fibre Rope

On a weight for weight basis Goldstrand UHMWPE is 15 times stronger than Steel Wire Ropes and is 1/7 the weight . During production the Rope receives a special heat treatment which provides a unique coated armour to enhance the Ropes anti abrasion properties.

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Goldstrand HMPE Fibre Rope

Characteristics

  • 12-Strand braided rope made of UHMWPE (Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene) Yarns with special coating
  • Strongest fiber rope in the world
  • Highest tensile strength to weight ratio
  • Light weight (1/7 of wire rope weight), stronger than wire rope
  • Excellent resistance to UV (Ultra Violet) and chemicals
  • No difference in tensile strength wet or dry
  • Specific gravity : 0.97 (Floating)
  • Easy to splice & handle
  • Superior wear life
  • Kink/Torque free
  • Superior abrasion resistance
  • Melting point : 150℃
  • Elongation at break : 4%
  • Workable below -20℃.

Applications

  • Mooring lines
  • Tug assist lines
  • Face & Wing wires
  • Seismic tow lines
  • Winch lines
  • Pulling lines
  • Specialty rigging lines
  • Wire rope replacement.

12 – Strand Construction

SIZE

WEIGHT

MBL

Dia(inch)

Dia(mm)

Cir(inch)

100m(kg)

100ft(lb)

Ton

kN

1/4

6

3/4

2.3

1.55

4.2

41.2

5/16

8

1

3.9

2.62

6.7

65.7

13/32

10

1-1/4

5.9

3.96

10.8

105.9

15/32

12

1-1/2

9.5

6.38

16.5

161.9

9/16

14

1-3/4

12.8

8.60

22.0

215.8

5/8

16

2

16.0

10.75

27.5

269.8

23/32

18

2-1/4

20.8

13.98

35.0

343.4

13/16

20

2-1/2

25.5

17.13

41.5

407.1

7/8

22

2-3/4

30.5

20.49

50.0

490.5

15/16

24

3

35.8

24.06

58.0

569.0

1-1/32

26

3-1/4

41.0

27.55

66.0

647.5

1-1/8

28

3-1/2

46.5

31.25

74.0

725.9

1-3/16

30

3-3/4

52.0

34.94

81.5

799.5

1-1/4

32

4

57.0

38.30

88.5

868.2

1-7/16

36

4-1/2

68.0

45.69

104.0

1,020.2

1-9/16

40

5

84.0

56.44

127.0

1,245.9

1-3/4

44

5-1/2

102.0

68.54

152.0

1,491.1

1-7/8

48

6

121.0

81.31

179.0

1,756.0

2-1/16

52

6-1/2

141.0

94.75

206.0

2,020.9

2-1/4

56

7

163.0

109.53

236.0

2,315.2

2-3/8

60

7-1/2

175.0

117.59

252.0

2,472.1

2-1/2

64

8

200.0

134.39

282.0

2,766.4

2-11/16

68

8-1/2

226.0

151.86

316.0

3,100.0

2-7/8

72

9

254.0

170.68

348.0

3,413.9

3

76

9-1/2

283.0

190.16

387.0

3,796.5

3-5/32

80

10

313.0

210.32

422.0

4,139.8

3-5/16

84

10-1/2

345.0

231.83

465.0

4,561.7

3-7/16

88

11

379.0

254.67

503.0

4,934.4

3-13/16

96

12

451.0

303.05

588.0

5,768.3

 

5% tolerance according to ISO 2307