Lines & Ropes: Polyester

Polyester - Overview


Polyester has good breaking loads and a low elongation. There are both chemical and physical characteristic advantages like abrasion, UV and saltwater resistance. It is used as a material in the core for halyards and sheets as well as for docking and anchoring lines. In high-tech range, Polyester is used as cover material. As polyester sinks, it can be used for anchoring lines.