Eagle Lifting Equipment carries a large inventory of fibre ropes in both natural and synthetic fibres, in 3 strand and braided and plaited designs, ranging in diameter from 2mm to 80mm. Fibre ropes are suitable for lashing, lifting, rigging, towing, mooring, rescue, abseiling and climbing work.

Strand Fibre Rope

• Available in Sisal or Manilla natural fibres, as well as synthetic fibres including nylon, polypropylene, polyethylene and polyester
• Ideal for rigging, lashing and lifting
• Available in many sizes
• Splicing service available

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General formula to calculate safe working load (of new rope only).
SVVL in kg = (Diameter in mm)2 x factor.

Material

Factor

Material

Factor

Nylon
Polyvinyl
Polyethylene
Manilla
2.25
1.25
1.45
1.0
Polypropylene
Polyester
Silver
Sisal
1.6
2
1.16
1.0

Example: 12mm Nylon SWL in kg = (12)2 x 2.25 = 324kg


Braided Fibre Rope
Available in nylon, polyester and cotton fibres
High strength rope, ideal for yachting, abseiling and climbing, rescue work and other industrial applications
Can be machine or hand spliced

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8 Strand Fibre Rope
• Used for mooring lines, tow lines etc.
• Available in polypropylene or nylon fibres
• High strength/weight ratio
• Splicing service available

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