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Samson AmSteel-Blue (AS-78) 12-Strand with SK-78

  • Select Line Diameter, Color: Silver / Gray
  • Sold by the Foot
  • Dyneema w/ SK-78 12-Strand Single Braid, Strong, Low Stretch Lightweight
  • Item #: 
    Model #: 

    Multiple Sizes Available

    Shipping Weight: 
    0.01 Lbs.
    Our Price:
    From: $0.25  To: $4.25
    0.25 4.25
    Please enter quantity below.
    Please note: Items Cut to Custom Lengths Are Not Returnable.

    Line Diameter
    Average Strength
    Model #
    Available Length
    Qty - Ft
    7/64 Inch
    1600 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $0.25
    1/8 Inch
    2500 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $0.40
    5/32 Inch
    4000 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $0.65
    3/16 Inch
    5400 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $0.79
    1/4 Inch
    8600 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $1.29
    5/16 Inch
    13700 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $1.89
    3/8 Inch
    19600 LB
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $2.65
    7/16 Inch
    23900 LB
    Our Price: $3.39
      *In Stock!*
    Our Price: $4.25
    Click the "Check Length" button above to view the longest continuous length currently in stock.

    Information on Tensile Strength VS Working Load.


    • Samson AS-78 Dyneema (like its counterpart Samson AmSteel® Blue) is a torque-free, 12-strand single braid that yields the maximum in strength-to-weight ratio and, size-for-size, is the same strength as steel, yet it floats
    • AS-78 is an excellent wire rope replacement with extremely low stretch and superior flex fatigue and wear resistance
    • Samson's AS-78 is years ahead of traditional Amsteel and is designed for improved service life in applications where creep results from long-term static loads.
      • 30-40% lighter than Aramid ropes of the same strength
    • Abrasion resistant
    • Easy to inspect
    • Easy to splice
    • Enhanced creep properties
    • Excellent wear characteristics
    • Extremely low stretch
    • Flexible
    • Floats
    • High strength
    • Highly flex-fatigue resistant
    • Lightweight
    • Maximum strength-to-weight ratio
    • Samthane coated
    • Similar elastic elongation to wire rope
    • Torque-free construction
    • UV stabilized
    • Wire rope replacement
    • Previously known as Samson AS-75 (814 Series)


    • Fiber (Core / Cover): Dyneema
    • Specific Gravity:.98
    • Splice:12-Strand Class II


    • Camera Control Line
    • Chipper Winch Line
    • Control Line
    • Face and Wing Wire
    • First Ashore / Emergency Tow System
    • General Working Line / Vessel Mooring
    • Gilson Wire Rope Replacement
    • Halyard
    • Jib/Genoa Sheet
    • Lifting Sling / Mining
    • Lifting Sling / Offshore
    • Lifting Sling / Utility
    • Mainsheet
    • Other Fishing Line
    • Primary Mooring Line / Non-jacketed
    • Pulling / Stringing Line
    • Running Back
    • Shield Hauler
    • Spinnaker Sheet
    • Stage, Event, and Special Effects Rigging
    • Synthetic Extension Pendant
    • Trapeze Line
    • Trawl or Bridle Line
    • Tug Mainline
    • Tug Messenger Line
    • Tug Pendant
    • Vehicle Winch Line
    • Winch Line / Mining
    • Winch Line / Offshore
    • Winch Line / Tug
    • Winch Line / Utility
    • Working Line / Mining
    • Working Line / Offshore

    Also available in Blue. See Item# 013076.


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    Item #: 850033
  • Line Diameters: Up to 1"
  • Select Eye Length
  • Line Type: Tech-12, Amsteel, Apex
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    Defender Splicing Service - Rope End Whipping
    Item #: 850037
  • Line Diameters: Up to 1"
  • Professionally Whipped End to Finish Line, Price is per Line End
  • Line Type: All
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    Suncor Extra Heavy Duty Thimble
    Item #: 003005
  • Select Line Size
  • Exceptional Resistance to Wear and Crushing
  • Designed for Dyneema, AmSteel and double braid line and wire rope*
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    To: $44.99
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    Ronstan Stainless Steel Thimble
    Item #: 003388
  • Applications: Dyneema (Amsteel), Select Line Size
  • Material: 304 Stainless Steel
  • Resistant to Compression under High Loads
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    Multiple Sizes Available
    Samson AmSteel-Blue (AS-78) 12-Strand with SK-78
    Item #: 013076
  • Select Line Diameter, Color: Blue
  • Sold by the Foot
  • Dyneema w/ SK-78 12-Strand Single Braid, Strong, Low Stretch, Lightweight
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    To: $4.25
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    Multiple Sizes Available
    New England Ropes Waxed Whipping Twine
    Item #: 608913
  • Select Color, Diameter and Length
  • Material: Waxed Polyester
  • Easy to Handle
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