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New England Ropes STS-WR² Wire Rope

  • Diameter: 7 mm (9/32"), Tensile Strength: 7400 lbs, Select Color
  • Applications: Wire Replacement for Selected Standing Rigging
  • Material: 100% Dyneema SK78, Core Diameter: 6 mm
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    New England Ropes
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    Reg. Price: $2.11
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    • WR² is made of 100% Dyneema® SK78. It’s the perfect wire rope replacement for lifelines and selected standing rigging
    • It‘s lighter, more flexible, and has a much longer service life than wire
    • Applications: Wire replacement for selected standing rigging
    • Lengths Available: 600'
    • Sunlight/UV:: Very little degradation from sunlight. Can be used outside over long term if inspected regularly
    • Chemicals: HMPE has good resistance to most minerals, organics, acids, and weak alkalines
    • HMPE also has excellent resistance to bleaches and other oxidizing agents and to most solvents
    • Heat: HMPE melts at 300F with progressive strength loss above 150F
    • Dielectrics: Good resistance to the passage of electrical current
      • However dirt, surface contaminants, water entrapment, and the like can significantly affect dielectric properties
      • Extreme caution should be exercised any time a rope is in the proximity of live circuits
    • Sheaves: Recommended sheave diameter to rope diameter is 8:1
    • Splicing Instructions:
      • Use the Brummel splice to splice the core to itself, whip the cover to the throat of the splice


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