Multiline II is manufactured by New England Ropes and is the industry's leading 3-strand composite rope. It's unique construction combines cover yarns of 100% filament and spun polyester wrapped around a polyolefin core. Polyolefin keeps the strands firm & round, while reducing the weight. The spun polyester is added to the surface for better grip and chafe protection.
Multiline II is the easiest handling, most flexible, and strongest composite rope available on the market. It is a multipurpose rope, and can be used for many applications like hand lines, hoisting ropes, slings, and arborist bull ropes. It renders well around blocks, sheaves, and winches.
Very good abrasion resistance
Stays flexible and very easy-to-handle
Sure gripping surface
Holds knots well
Long service life
Environmentally stable/will not rot
Note the tensile strengths provided & feel free to contact us for custom cut lengths.
| 3/8"|| 4.2|| 62.5|| 3,500|| 1,588|
| 7/16"|| 4.7|| 69.9|| 4,300|| 1,951|
| 1/2"|| 6.7|| 99.7|| 6,700|| 3,040|
| 5/8"|| 10.4|| 154.7|| 9,800|| 4,446|
| 3/4"|| 14.5|| 215.7|| 13,300|| 6,034|
| 7/8"|| 17.9|| 266.3|| 15,200|| 6,897|
| 1"|| 21.1|| 313.9|| 19,100|| 8,666|
Very little degradation from sunlight. Can be used outside over long term if inspected regularly.
Polyester has good resistance to most chemicals, except 95% sulfuric acid and strong alkalines at boil. Polypropylene has excellent resistance to most acids and alkalines, except chlorosulphonic, concentrated sulfuric acids, and chlorinated hydrocarbons at 160°F. Additionally polypropylene withstands most diluted bleaching solutions.
Polyester melts at 480°F with progressive strength loss above 300°F. Polypropylene melts at 330°F with progressive strength loss above 200°F.
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.
Recommended sheave diameter to rope diameter is 8:1.
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.
3-Strand Eye Splice