Force-8™

It is Samthane coated, has an excellent strength-to-weight ratio, and very good cut and abrasion resistance while maintaining a firm, round profile. Force-8 utilizes a counterbalanced right-left lay design, resulting in an exceptional torque-free rope.

Features:
  • Easy to handle
  • Easy to inspect
  • Easy to splice
  • Flexible
  • Floats
  • Lightweight
  • Similar elastic elongation to wire rope
  • Torque-free construction
  • Wire rope replacement
Applications:
  • General Working Line /
    Vessel Mooring
  • Primary Mooring Line /
    Non-jacketed
  • Winch Line / Tug
Specifications:

Product Code:871

Fiber (Core/Cover):Dyneema®

Specific Gravity:0.98 (floats)

Splice:8x3-Strand Class II

Manufacturer: Samson Rope Technologies, Inc.

*ISO strength specifications are for unspliced rope. All other strength specifications are for spliced rope.

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Diameter (inch) Circumference (inch) Weight Per 100 Ft. (lbs) Avg. Strength (lbs) Min. Strength (lbs) Diameter (mm) Circumference (mm) Weight Per 100m (kg) Avg. Strength (kg) Min. Strength (kg) ISO 2307 Strength (metric tons)
1 3 21.6 94,500 85,100 24 72 32.1 42,900 38,600 42.9
1-1/16 3-1/4 25.3 109,000 98,200 26 78 37.6 49,500 44,500 49.5
1-1/8 3-1/2 29.2 125,000 112,000 28 84 43.4 56,600 50,900 56.6
1-1/4 3-3/4 33.4 141,000 127,000 30 90 49.7 64,000 57,600 64.0
1-5/16 4 37.9 159,000 143,000 32 96 56.4 71,900 64,700 71.9
1-3/8 4-1/8 41.0 169,000 152,000 34 100 61.0 76,600 69,000 76.6
1-1/2 4-1/2 47.6 196,000 176,000 36 108 70.8 88,900 80,000 88.9
1-5/8 5 58.5 237,000 213,000 40 120 87.0 107,000 96,700 107
1-3/4 5-1/2 70.4 281,000 253,000 44 132 105 127,000 115,000 127
2 6 83.4 329,000 296,000 48 144 124 149,000 134,000 149