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AMSTEEL®-BLUE

Product Code:872

Fiber:Dyneema®

Specific Gravity:0.98

Splice:12-Strand Class II

Color Options:


AmSteel®-Blue is a torque-free, 12-strand single braid that yields the maximum in strength-to-weight ratio and, size-for-size, is the same strength as steel—yet it floats. AmSteel®Blue is an excellent wire rope replacement with extremely low stretch, and superior flex fatigue and wear resistance.
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)ISO 2307 STRENGTH (metric tons)
7/645/160.31,6001,4002.57.50.457306500.73
1/83/80.52,5002,300390.741,1001,0001.1
5/3215/320.754,0003,6004121.11,8001,6001.8
3/169/1615,4004,9005151.52,4002,2002.4
1/43/41.68,6007,7006182.43,9003,5003.9
5/1612.713,70012,30082446,2005,6006.2
3/81 1/83.419,60017,6009275.18,9008,0008.9
7/161 1/44.523,90021,50011336.710,8009,80010.8
1/21 1/25.934,00030,60012368.815,40013,90015.4
9/161 3/47.940,50036,500144211.818,40016,50018.4
5/8210.252,80047,500164815.224,00021,60024
3/42 1/413.364,40058,000185419.829,20026,30029.2
13/162 1/21782,00073,800206025.337,20033,50037.2
7/82 3/419.690,80081,700226629.241,20037,10041.2
1321.8109,00098,100247232.449,40044,50049.4
1 1/163 1/427.5134,000121,000267840.960,80054,70060.8
1 1/83 1/231.9148,000133,000288447.567,10060,40067.1
1 1/43 3/436.2165,000149,000309053.974,80067,40074.8
1 5/16441.8185,000167,000329662.284,00075,60084
1 3/84 1/845205,000185,000341006793,00083,70093
1 1/24 1/251.7228,000205,0003610876.9103,00093,100103
1 9/164 3/457.6254,000229,0003811485.7115,000104,000115
1 5/8565.2283,000255,0004012097128,000116,000128
1 11/165 1/471307,000276,00042126106139,000125,000139
1 3/45 1/278.4335,000302,00044132117152,000137,000152
2687381,000343,00048144129173,000156,000173
2 1/166 1/495418,000376,00050150141190,000171,000190
2 1/86 1/2109457,000411,00052156162207,000187,000207
2 1/47116537,000483,00056168173244,000219,000244
2 1/27 1/2148588,000529,00060180220267,000240,000267
2 5/88167662,000596,00064192248300,000270,000300
2 3/48 1/2187735,000662,00068204278333,000300,000333
39206832,000749,00072216307377,000340,000377
3 1/89 1/2228920,000828,00076228339417,000376,000417
3 1/4102401,007,000906,00080240357457,000411,000457
3 3/810 1/82651,120,0001,008,00082246394508,000457,000508
3 1/210 1/22951,170,0001,053,00086254439531,000478,000531
3 5/8113401,459,0001,313,00088264506662,000596,000662
3 3/411 1/43621,627,0001,464,00092272539738,000664,000738
4123991,819,0001,637,00096288594825,000743,000825
4 1/4134522,029,0001,826,000104312673920,000828,000920
4 1/213 1/25042,246,0002,021,0001103287501,019,000917,0001,019
4 5/8145512,462,0002,216,0001123368201,117,0001,005,0001,117
5156092,690,0002,421,0001203609061,220,0001,098,0001,220
5 1/4166672,930,0002,637,0001283849921,329,0001,196,0001,329
5 1/216 1/27303,183,0002,865,0001344001,0861,444,0001,299,0001,444
5 3/417 1/47933,443,0003,099,0001464381,1801,562,0001,406,0001,562
6188193,568,0003,211,0001524561,2191,618,0001,457,0001,618
6 1/818 1/28613,705,0003,335,0001564681,2811,681,0001,513,0001,681
6 1/4199243,979,0003,581,0001584741,3751,805,0001,624,0001,805
6 1/219 1/29984,264,0003,838,0001644921,4851,934,0001,741,0001,934
6 5/8201,0294,410,0003,969,0001685041,5312,000,0001,800,0002,000
ISO strength specifications are for unspliced rope. All other strength specifications are for spliced rope.
Size 7/64" (2.5 mm) changes from 12-strand to 8-strand construction.

Applications

  • Camera Control Line
  • Chipper Winch Line
  • Control Line
  • Davit
  • Face and Wing Wire
  • First Ashore / Emergency Tow System
  • General Working Line / Vessel Mooring
  • Gilson Wire Rope Replacement
  • Halyard
  • Lifeline
  • Lifting Sling / Mining
  • Lifting Sling / Offshore
  • Lifting Sling / Utility
  • Other Fishing Line
  • Primary Mooring Line / Non-jacketed
  • Pulling / Stringing Line
  • Reef Line
  • Running Back
  • Shield Hauler
  • Stage, Event, and Special Effects Rigging
  • Synthetic Extension Pendant
  • Trapeze Line
  • Trawl or Bridle Line
  • Tug Mainline
  • Tug Messenger Line
  • Tug Pendant
  • Vehicle Winch Line
  • Winch Line / Mining
  • Winch Line / Offshore
  • Winch Line / Safety
  • Winch Line / Tug
  • Winch Line / Utility
  • Working Line / Mining
  • Working Line / Offshore

Features and Benefits

  • Abrasion resistant
  • Easy to inspect
  • Easy to splice
  • Excellent wear characteristics
  • Extremely low stretch
  • Flexible
  • Floats
  • High strength
  • Highly flex-fatigue resistant
  • Lightweight
  • Maximum strength-to-weight ratio
  • Samthane coated
  • Similar elastic elongation to wire rope
  • Torque-free construction
  • Wire rope replacement