Made with 100% high quality polyester, combining qualities ideal for high strength low stretch applications. This Champion 8 rope is highly resistant to common acids and alkalies, as well as resistance to sunlight exposure.
Applications: Barge Tie Up Line
Industries served: Government, Industrial, Marine
Uses: Navy, Dock moorings, snow ski lifts
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New Rope Tensile Strengths: New rope tensile strengths are based on tests in accordance with ASTM Test Method D-4268 on new and unused rope in laboratory condition.
Working Loads: Working loads are for rope in good condition with approximate splices, in non-critical applications, under normal service conditions. Working loads should be exceeded only with expert knowledge of conditions and professional estimates of risk. Working loads should be reduced where life, limb, or valuable property is involved, or for exceptional service conditions such as shock loads, sustained loads, etc.
The Cordage Institute specifies that the Safe Working Load of rope shall be determined by dividing the Minimum Tensile Strength by the Safety Factor. Safety factors range from 5 to 12 for non-critical uses.