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.

APPLICATIONS: MOORING - ANCHORING - MESSENGER LINES

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