1/2" 8-Plait Braided Nylon Rope
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NEW ENGLAND ROPES1/2" 8-Plait Braided Nylon Rope


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Model # 17986787 | Mfg # C1340-16-00600UPC # 753963150694


1/2" 8-Plait Braided Nylon Rope

Name Value
Breaking Strength 8000 Pounds
Color White
Boat Length 20 to 35 Feet
Core Fiber Nylon
Cover Fiber Nylon
Diameter 1/2 Inch
Quality 8 Plait Nylon

Product Overview

1/2" New England Ropes 8-Plait braided nylon is primarily designed as an anchor line for mechanical windlasses.

By combing New England Ropes newest braiding technology and optimizing for anchor line use. This product splices easily to chain and flakes and coils easily. Works in most common gypsies. This nylon 8-plait has a high energy absorption and good abrasion resistance built in. The single braid construction delivers a balanced rope that coils and flakes easily into most anchor lockers. Other uses include dock and mooring lines for sail and power boats.


  • Flakes and coils easily
  • Stretches and absorbs shock to protect your boat
  • Eliminates hockling and kinking
  • Splices easily to chain
  • Other uses include dock and mooring lines for sail and power

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 WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including formaldehyde, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.


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