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New England Ropes "Vintage" 3-Strand Polyester Line - 1/4"

The longest continuous length we have in stock is: 600  feet.*

*We may be able to special order longer lengths.
Please call us at 800-628-8225 Or email customer service

New England Ropes "Vintage" 3-Strand Polyester Line - 1/4"

  • Line Diameter: 1/4", Color: Tan
  • Average Tensile Strength: 1,450 lbs, Sold by the Foot
  • Low Stretch, High Strength, Easy to Splice
  • Item #: 
    New England Ropes
    Model #: 


    Shipping Weight: 
    0.02  Lbs / Ft
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    Status:  null In Stock

    Quantity in feet : 
    Please note: Items Cut to Custom Lengths Are Not Returnable.



    • New England Ropes "Vintage" Tan 3-Strand Polyester Line is the perfect compliment for the traditional vessel
    • Excellent abrasion resistance
    • Low stretch
    • High strength
    • Easy to splice
    • Material: Polyester
    • Applications:
      • Halyards
      • Control Lines
      • Anchor and Dock lines
      • Great for Nautical Themed Decorative Use
    • Colors Available: Natural / Tan
    • Sunlight / UV: Very little degradation from sunlight
    • Can be used outside over long term if inspected regularly
    • Chemicals: Polyester has good resistance to most chemicals except 95% sulfuric acid and strong alkalines at boil
    • Heat: Polyester melts at 480° F with progressive strength loss above 300° F
    • 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

    Note: Working Loads: No blanket safe working load (SWL) recommendations can be made for any line because SWL's must be calculated based on application, conditions of use, and potential danger to personnel among other considerations. It is recommended that the end user establish working loads and safety factors based on best practices established by the end user's industry; by professional judgment and personal experience; and after thorough assessment of all risks. The SWL is a guideline for the use of a rope in good condition for non-critical applications and should be reduced where life, limb, or valuable property is involved, or in cases of exceptional service such as shock loading, sustained loading, severe vibration, etc. The Cordage Institute specifies that the SWL of a rope shall be determined by Dividing the Minimum Tensile Strength of the rope by a safety factor. The safety factor ranges from 5 to 12 for non-critical uses and is typically set at 15 for life lines.


    Sea-Dog Heavy Duty Thimble
    Item #: 003020THI014
  • Thimble Size: 1/4", Length: 1-1/2"
  • Material: Stamped 304 Stainless Steel
  • Sold Individually
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    Defender Splicing Service - Eye Splice - 3-Strand Nylon Rope
    Item #: 850026
  • Line Diameter: Up to 9/16"
  • Select Eye Length, Line Length Note: Add 12" to Eye Length for Splice
  • Line Type: 3-Strand
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    Defender Splicing Service - Chain Rode Splice - 3-Strand Rope
    Item #: 850028
  • Line Diameter: 1/2" to 3/4"
  • Note: Add 12" to Line Length for Splice
  • Line Type: 3-Strand, Chain Type: BBB or G4 High Test - Windlass Compatible
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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
  •  Include
    Allen Selma Splicing Fid Set
    Item #: 605735
  • Applications: Splicing Lines from 1/8" to 1-1/2"
  • Kit Includes (5) Fids, Sizes: 5/32", 7/32", 9/32", 3/8" and 1/2" *
  • Material: Highly Polished Stainless Steel
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