Serving the Marine Industry since 1936

NIKA-Polyester 12-24 Strand Rope

12-24 Strand 100% Polyester Mooring Rope

NIKA-Polyester 12/24-strand ropes are 100% Polyester ropes fit for applications requiring abrasion resistance, moderate elasticity and shock absorption properties.

They have excellent resistance to abrasion, sunlight, chemicals and cyclic loading wet/dry. Polyester fibers possess the best endurance among all the high tenacity fibers.

They are produced according to international standards such as DIN EN ISO 1141 & CI 1304.

They are user friendly, rotation resistant and easy to splice.

Specific gravity: : 1,38
Melting point: 265°C
Elongation at breaking: 15-20%
Fiber water absorption: 0-1%
Chemical resistance to ALKALI:  VERY GOOD
Chemical resistance to ORGANIC SOLVENT:  EXCELLENT
Chemical resistance to ACID:  EXCELLENT. Strength loss in NaOH and H2SO4 in high concentration and temperature

Technical Data
Size (Circ) Size (Diam) Weight
( +/- 5%)
Minimum Breaking Load
Inch mm Kilos/ 100m Kilos/ 220m Tons
3 24 45 99 14.5
3 1/2 28 62 136 19
4 32 81 178 24.5
4 1/2 36 103 227 31
5 40 121 266 37
51/2 44 141 310 46
6 48 175 385 54.5
61/2 52 196 431 64
7 56 238 524 75
71/2 60 262 576 83
8 64 310 682 96
81/2 68 344 757 109.5
9 72 378 832 118
91/2 76 422 928 129
10 80 466 1025 145
101/2 84 512 1126 160
11 88 559 1230 173.5
12 96 670 1474 206
13 104 821 1806 217