Allied-Signal Offers Free Literature On Spectra High-Performance Ropes

Allied-Signal Inc. of Petersburg, Va., is offering free literature on Spectra high-performance ropes, described by the manufacturer as one of the strongest, lightest-weight fibers ever made. Pound for pound it is said to be 10 times stronger than steel and is being used as a replacement for wire rope and synthetics like polyester, nylon, etc.

Recommended marine/commercial fishing applications include topping lifts/fall lines; life lines; oceanographic array lines; trawl net control lines; lightweight purselines; low stretch seine net lines; and deepsea mooring.

Utility/industrial applications include utility winch lines; T & D pulling lines; fiber optic pulling; pilot/ fish lines; lifting slings; highstrength chockers; and alternative to wire.

For more information and free literature on Spectra from the High Performance Fibers Group of Allied- Signal Inc., Circle 36 on Reader Service Card

Maritime Reporter Magazine, page 6,  Jun 1989

Read Allied-Signal Offers Free Literature On Spectra High-Performance Ropes in Pdf, Flash or Html5 edition of June 1989 Maritime Reporter

Other stories from June 1989 issue


Maritime Reporter

First published in 1881 Maritime Reporter is the world's largest audited circulation publication serving the global maritime industry.