3 Strand Polyester classic, is produced using Matt Polyester yarns this makes the product feel very traditional. This rope is easy to splice and is very soft and strong and is ideal for rigging on classic sailing yachts.
Elongation is based on figures taken from tests across the diameter range, to produce an average figure.
Polyester has a specific gravity of 1.38 which means it will not float. Polyester has no strength loss when wet, it is flexible and has good abrasion resistance. Polyester fibres also have good resistance to chemicals and have a melting point of 295°C.