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Drawings and picture references are for illustration purposes only.
Deck and Mooring
Mooring
The MBL should never be considered as the safe working load of rope.
For the method of calculating safe working load, please refer factor of safety = breaking force/6.
A3-20019
Oceansupaflex Rope
Oceansupaflex high tenacity polyester/polypropylene
composite fibre supplies a higher breaking strength
with superior abrasion resistance, lower elongation
with dimensional stability.
Manufactured in accordance with OCIMF guidelines
TCLL value of 73%
Excellent abrasion and frictional heat resistance
Excellent shock absorption with low elongation
Specific gravity 1.1 neutrally buoyant
Polyester 55%/Polypropylene 45%
No water absorption
No reduction in strength when wet
Melting point 175˚C
White with black and red tracer yarn to strands
Excellent chemical resistance to acid
Supplied with protected eye at each end
Certification - Germanischer Lloyd 3rd party certificate
8
Strand
Size
Weight
220
m Coil (kg)
Breaking Load
(
tonne)
Dia. (mm)
Circ (in)
40
5
193
34.2
44
229
40.8
48
6
264
47.4
52
310
55.5
56
7
345
63.2
60
402
72.4
64
8
453
81.6
68
510
91.8
72
9
567
102.0
76
622
112.0
80
10
702
125.0
88
11
836
148.0
96
12
983
174.0