Polytec - 12


POLYTEC-12 is a hollow braided 12-strand rope using 100% polyester yarn. It is designed with a single or two ply construction depending upon nominal size. Available in long continuous lengths, it was originally designed as a pulling rope for electric utilities but has many other marine and industrial applications. Polytec-12 comes standard with a urethane coating that offers color coding options and additional abrasion resistance.


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Features:

  • Specific Gravity of 1.38
  • Torque Free
  • Non - Rotating
  • High Strength
  • Resists Kinking or Hocking
  • Easily Spliced

Suggested Uses:

  • Slings
  • Distribution Lines
  • Pulling Lines
  • Storm Moorings


Size Approx. Weight Approx. Ave. Tensile Strength
Dia. In Dia. MM Circ. Inch Lbs./100 ft. Kg/100 M Lbs. Kg
1/4" 6 3/4" 2.1 3.1 3,240 1,471
5/16" 8 1" 3.2 4.8 5,104 2,317
3/8" 10 1 1/8" 4.1 6.1 6,306 2,863
7/16" 11 1 1/4" 6.3 9.4 9,900 4,495
1/2" 12 1 1/2" 8.5 12.7 12,500 5,675
9/16" 14 1 3/4" 10.0 14.9 15,100 6,855
5/8" 16 2" 13.1 19.5 16,000 7,264
3/4" 18 2 1/4" 17.2 25.6 17,500 7,945
7/8" 22 2 3/4" 25.8 38.4 26,500 12,031
1" 24 3" 34.5 51.4 30,500 13,847
1 1/8" 28 3 1/2" 41.2 61.4 39,200 17,797
1 1/4" 30 3 3/4" 46.0 68.5 45,500 20,657
1 5/16" 32 4" 56.0 83.4 52,300 23,744
1 1/2" 36 4 1/2" 71.3 106.2 65,400 29,692
1 5/8" 40 5" 85.0 126.6 78,500 35,639
1 3/4" 44 5 1/2" 99.0 147.5 91,600 41,586
2" 48 6" 120.0 178.7 111,000 50,394