Serving the Marine Industry since 1936

NIKA-Polyester 3-4 Strand Rope

3-4 Strands 100% Polyester Mooring Ropes

NIKA-Polyester 3 & 4-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 etc. They are user friendly, flexible, 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/ 200m Tons
3/4 6 3 6 0.8
1 8 5 10 1.25
1 1/4 10 8 16 1.95
11/2 12 12 24 2.8
1 3/4 14 16 32 3.7
2 16 20.5 41 4.9
2 1/4 18 26 52 5.8
21/2 20 32 64 7.1
2 3/4 22 38.5 77 8.4
3 24 45 90 10.3
3 1/4 26 53.5 107 12.1
31/2 28 61.5 123 13.2
3 3/4 30 72 144 15.2
4 32 80.5 161 17.3
4 1/4 34 92.5 185 19.4
41/2 36 102 204 22.3
4 3/4 38 112 224 24.5
5 40 121 242 26.5