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AMSTEEL®

Product Code:870

Fiber:Dyneema®

Specific Gravity:0.98

Splice:12-Strand Class II

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AmSteel® is a non-rotational, Samthane-coated 12-strand single braid that yields high strength and low stretch; equivalent to wire rope with 1/7 the weight. In addition, the product is flexible, spliceable, and resists flex-fatigue and abrasion.
Elastic Elongation:
10%20%30%
0.46%0.70%0.96%
Specifications:
DIAM. (inch)CIRC. (inch)WEIGHT PER 100 FT. (lbs)AVG. STRENGTH (lbs)MIN. STRENGTH (lbs)DIAM. (mm)CIRC. (mm)WEIGHT PER 100 M (kg)AVG. STRENGTH (kg)MIN. STRENGTH (kg)
1/43/41.57,4006,5006182.23,4002,900
5/1612.511,90010,4008243.75,4004,700
3/81 1/83.516,20014,2009275.27,3006,400
7/161 1/44.219,30016,90011336.38,8007,700
1/21 1/2626,50023,20012368.912,00010,500
9/161 3/47.533,50029,300144211.115,20013,300
5/821042,30037,000164814.919,20016,800
3/42 1/41353,80047,100185419.324,40021,300
13/162 1/216.667,00058,600206024.730,40026,600
7/82 3/418.975,30065,900226628.134,20029,900
1322.287,20076,30024723339,60034,600
1 1/163 1/426.3102,00089,200267839.146,30040,500
1 1/83 1/230.6117,000102,000288445.553,10046,400
1 1/43 3/434.9132,000115,000309051.959,90052,400
1 5/16439.6147,000129,000329658.966,70058,300
1 1/24 1/248.8178,000156,0003610872.680,70070,600
1 5/8561.1219,000192,0004012090.999,30086,900
1 3/45 1/273.5259,000227,00044132109117,000103,000
2685.8298,000261,00048144128135,000118,000
2 1/86 1/2102350,000306,00052156152159,000139,000
2 1/47115390,000341,00056168171177,000155,000
2 1/27 1/2142470,000411,00060180211213,000186,000
Specifications are for spliced strengths.

Applications

  • Camera Control Line
  • Control Line
  • Davit
  • Gilson Wire Rope Replacement
  • Halyard
  • Lifeline
  • Lifting Sling / Utility
  • Other Fishing Line
  • Pulling / Stringing Line
  • Purse Seine Line
  • Reef Line
  • Running Back
  • Safety Lifeline
  • Stage, Event, and Special Effects Rigging
  • Trapeze Line
  • Vehicle Winch Line
  • Winch Line / Utility

Features and Benefits

  • Durable
  • Easy to splice
  • Excellent abrasion resistance
  • Extremely lightweight
  • Extremely low stretch
  • Floats
  • High strength
  • Highly flex-fatigue resistant
  • Lightweight
  • Non-rotational
  • Samthane coated
  • Wire rope replacement