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Stable Braid Rigging Rope

SKU: 4084
Weight: 0.08 lb
Original price $1.07 - Original price $3,660.00
Original price $1.07
$1.07 - $3,294.00
Current price $1.07
Breaking Strength: 10,400 lbs.
Fiber: Polyester
Diameter: 1/2"
Length: Per Foot

Samson Ropes makes this double braid polyester rigging rope. This rope is a great choice for outdoor rigging and can take the abuse of daily work. The 24 strand polyester jacket over its braided polyester core makes this rope very strong for its size.

In addition it has a high abrasion resistance thanks to the smathane coating applied to the jacket. This working rope is right at home out in the sun and has a high uv resistance. The stable braid line of ropes is rated at under 3% stretch at 30% of tensile strength.

AS A COURTESY NOTE...This rope does not come spliced on each end. Our on site splicing department would be happy to splice a loop on the end or ends of this rope for you. For more info on how to order to order the splices click here.

Diameter Breaking Strength Color
1/2" 10,400 lbs. Green
9/16" 13,300 lbs. Orange
5/8" 16,300 lbs. Yellow
3/4" 20,400 lbs. Red
7/8" 29,900 lbs. Blue
Breaking Strength:
10,400 lbs.
Fiber Composition:

Knots & Splices

Wherever possible, use splices constructed to safe specifications. A proper splice on a rope can maintain 80% to 100% of the new rope average break strength. Trained personnel should construct all splices. If knots are used on a rope, be aware that they can reduce the rope's strength by up to 50%. If knots are required, be sure to select the proper knot for the job.

Rope Strengths

All rope has a rating referred to as a "tensile strength" or "average break strength." This number is the amount of weight that the rope should be able to hold in ideal conditions, specifically, a new rope, with no knots or splices, at room temperature. These break strength numbers are based on actual destructive break testing by the manufacturer or a certified third-party testing facility. Ropes are tested over many cycles and the average break strength is determined and specified for the product. We test our ropes personally, and all our splicers have their work tested on an ongoing basis using a certified test bed facility. This is to ensure that their splicing work is perfect, and that their splicing technique and skills are 100% within acceptable splicing guidelines set by the rope industry. Even the best splices and best rope can break if overloaded or used improperly. Make sure you thoroughly understand what you are doing with a rope. Get the right rope for the right job. If you have questions or are even remotely unsure or have doubts. STOP and get the information you need to BE SURE you are doing things safely.

Rope wear, knots, extreme hot or cold temperatures, chemicals, the manner in which the load is applied and other factors will result in a break strength lower than the stated average break strength.

A rope with a stated or advertised break strength, in pounds will not necessarily safely hold something that weighs that amount! Refer to the SAFE WORKING LOAD of a specific rope for more information.

IF IN DOUBT, ASK A PROFESSIONAL. We get calls all the time from people who have questions about what is the best rope to use for any given application. Don't be afraid to ask. Ultimately YOU are responsible for your safety using ANY rope, so don't chance it.

Working Loads

In a broad generalization, most working loads vary from 1/10 to 1/4 of the average break strength of the rope. Applications for rope used in life support or personal fall protection environments must use the 1/10 ratio.

Please Note...

Due to this line being a coated product, colors can vary from run to run. We try to represent the color of the product as close as we can in the photos, but the coating process can make it difficult to achieve a dead match in color.