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Lightning - Vectran® 12-Strand Ropes 1/8'' X 500' red

Lightning - Vectran® 12-Strand Ropes 1/8'' X 500' red - Barry Cordage
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Product Code: LIGHTNING1/8RED

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Lightning is a 12-strand High Modulus Polyester (HMPES) Vectran® and Dyneema® (UHMWPE) fiber.

  • Standard colours: Black, Blue, Green, Red
  • High strength-to-weight ratio
  • Very low stretch
  • 12-Strand construction (7/64' is 8-strands)
  • Easy to splice

Barry Suggested Uses:

  • Geological survey equipment bridles
  • Low stretch control lines
(mm) (in)
kg per
lbs per
Average Strength
(kg) (lbs)
Minimum Strength
(kg) (lbs)
3.2 1/8 0.74 0.5 950 2 100 860 1 900
Elastic Elongation at % break strength
10% 20% 30%
0.59% elongation 0.68% elongation 0.77% elongation

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