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Samson XLS Yacht Braid

  • Line Diameter: 5/16", Select Color
  • Average Tensile Strength: 3,300 lbs, Sold by the Foot
  • Polyester Double Braid with Low Stretch, High Strength and Long Service Life
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    Multiple Models Available
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    0.04 Lbs.
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    Please note: Items Cut to Custom Lengths Are Not Returnable.

    Model #
    Available Length
    White / White
      *In Stock!*
    Reg. Price: $0.58
    Sale Price: $0.53
    White / Blue
      *In Stock!*
    Reg. Price: $0.58
    Sale Price: $0.53
    White / Green
      *In Stock!*
    Reg. Price: $0.58
    Sale Price: $0.53
    White / Red
      *In Stock!*
    Reg. Price: $0.58
    Sale Price: $0.53
    Click the "Check Length" button above to view the longest continuous length currently in stock.

    Information on Tensile Strength VS Working Load.

    Samson XLS Yacht Braid offers performance-minded cruising sailors a combination of low stretch, high strength and outstanding abrasion resistance.


    • Smooth rendering
    • Low stretch double-braid polyester
    • Long service life


    • Line Diameter: 5/16" (8 mm)
    • Material: 16-strand polyester with three ends per carrier (cover) / polyester (core)
    • Average Tensile Strength: 3,300 lbs
    • Weight per 100 ft: 3.3 lbs


    • Halyards
    • Mainsheets
    • Spinnaker sheets
    • Jib / genoa sheets
    • Spinnaker guys
    • Control lines
    • Reef lines
    • Dinghy control lines

    For further details including technical specifications see data sheet for this product


    Defender Splicing Service - Eye Splice - Double Braid Rope
    Item #: 850029
  • Line Diameters: 1/4" to 7/16" (6 mm - 11 mm)
  • Select Eye Length, Line Length Note: Add 12" to Eye Length for Splice
  • Line Type: Double Braid Rope, Eye Size and Hardware: Determined by Customer
    Model #:
    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
    Defender Splicing Service - Reeving Eye for Messenger Line
    Item #: 850104
  • Designed for Non-Load Bearing Applications Only
  • Note: Never Apply a Load to a Reeving Eye
  • Line Type: All, Makes Running Halyards A Snap
    Model #:

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