Video

NEW ENGLAND ROPES
V-12 Vectran Single Braid

$0.89 - To $3.09

Select Product

NEW ENGLAND ROPES V-12 Vectran Single Braid Selector

Use filters to find the right model. Clear Filters
    • Diameter

      1/8 Inch
    • Color

      Clear

    $0.89

    3mm V-12 Vectran Single Braid, Clear

    In stock online.

    Model #155791 | Mfg #C1460-03-00300  | UPC #753963134977

    +
    • Diameter

      3/16 Inch
    • Color

      Gray

    $1.19

    5mm V-12 Vectran Single Braid, Clear

    In stock online.

    Model #155809 | Mfg #C1460-05-00300  | UPC #753963134984

    +
    • Diameter

      1/4 Inch
    • Color

      Clear

    $2.69

    6mm V-12 Vectran Single Braid, Clear

    In stock online.

    Model #155817 | Mfg #C1460-06-00600  | UPC #753963091157

    +
    • Diameter

      5/16 Inch
    • Color

      Clear

    $3.09

    8mm V-12 Vectran Single Braid, Clear

    In stock online.

    Model #155833 | Mfg #C1460-08-00600  | UPC #753963096534

    +
    • Diameter

      5/32 Inch
    • Color

      Green

    $1.31

    4mm V-12 Vectran Single Braid, Green

    Temporarily Out of Stock

    Email me when in stock, opens dialog

    Model #9059379 | Mfg #C1462-04-00600  | UPC #753963125975

    +
    • Diameter

      5/32 Inch
    • Color

      Clear

    $1.04

    4mm V-12 Vectran Single Braid, Clear

    In stock online.

    Model #9059361 | Mfg #C1460-04-00600  | UPC #753963107445

    +

Like wire but better!

One of the lowest stretch, highest strength rigging lines we sell, with virtually no creep and excellent durability. Excellent abrasion resistance. Stays light even when wet because it does not absorb water. Can be downsized. Easy to splice and holds knots.  A performance line with ultra low stretch and creep. Construction: 12-strand single braid. Core Fiber/Construction: 100% Vectran. Stretch: 0.71% at 20% of breaking strength. Light Gold in 3, 4, 5, 6, 8mm; Green in 4 and 6mm only; Sold by the foot.

Key Features

  • 100% Vectran® Construction
  • 0.71% stretch at 20% of breaking strength
  • Good abrasion resistance' high performance 
  • Stays light even when wet because it does not absorb water
  • High performance line 
  • 12-strand single braid Core
  • Easily spliced
  • No creep
  • Good fatigue resistance

Common Applications

  • High-load, low-stretch applications
  • Backstays
  • Checkstays  
  • Halyards on racing boats, megayachts 
  • Use where high strength, low stretch, light weight, and zero creep are required 
  • Afterguys

 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.

Specs

Advice

The West Advisor articles have answered boaters' questions and provided solutions to boating problems for more than 20 years. West Marine has compiled one of the Web's most comprehensive collections of technical boating information articles.

Related West Advisor Articles

Reviews

Product Q & A

Shipping

FREE DELIVERY to West Marine Stores

  • Available for ALL products including hazardous & truck freight items.
  • Ship to over 240 U.S. store locations.
  • Contiguous United States orders arrive in 7 - 10 days.
  • Hawaii and Alaska orders arrive in 10 - 16 days.
  • Expedited shipping is available for an additional fee.
  • Not available in Puerto Rico.

FREE SHIPPING on Orders over $49.00

  • Applicable on orders over $49.00 within the 48 contiguous United States.
  • Does not apply to Truck Freight.
  • No coupon code required.
  • Orders will be delivered within 3 - 7 business days.

Returns

We stand behind everything we sell. If at any time your West Marine purchase does not meet your expectations, you can return it for a replacement or refund. If you are a West Advantage Rewards member, you don't even need a receipt - we'll have a record of your purchase. Returns can be made via mail or in person at their nearest store location. If you are not a West Advantage Rewards member, we will first need to verify your purchase by receipt or other method.

We do carry a few items that cannot be returned. This includes: items with expiration dates that have expired such as flares, charts, annual publications; items registered to the user such as boats, motors, EPIRBs, PLBs, SPOT, Class B AIS, life rafts; customized items such as rigging, and boat covers, computer software and electronics charts. Other non-returnable items include carry-on air conditioners, generators and select electronics. We will help you contact the vendor for assistance or repair on product that cannot be returned to West Marine. Items containing hazardous material may only be returned to a West Marine store.

For additional inquiries, you may call Customer Service at 1-800-BOATING (262-8464).

RETURN TO TOP