MLX Double Braid, White, Sold by the Foot
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SAMSON ROPEMLX Double Braid, White, Sold by the Foot

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Product Overview

Upgrade your rigging without going to the extreme. Designed for the club racer, but also suitable for the performance-oriented cruiser, MLX is a lightweight, core-dependent line that has excellent strength and low stretch. It incorporates a Dyneema® core that is Samthane coated to match the cover, making the line strippable for greater weight savings.

  • Applications: Control lines, halyards, jib/genoa sheets, mainsheet, spinnaker sheets
  • Core Fiber/Construction: Braided Dyneema
  • Cover Fiber/Construction: Braided polyester
  • Stretch: 0.9% at 20% of breaking strength


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