The most reliable all-purpose rope!

IMPROVED 8 ropes are constructed according to EN ISO 10556 § 5.2.1. The cover yarns of each strand of fiber ropes are made with polyester fibers covering a polyolefin core and contain a minimum of 40 % by mass of polyester fiber.

Their mechanically balanced structure, protects the strand layers against abrasion while achieving high breaking strengths.

APPLICATIONS: MOORING – ANCHORING – TAILS

IMPROVED 8 ropes’ layout is ideal for applications requiring floating properties and resistance to abrasion without compromising the axial strength.

They have very good resistance to sunlight & chemicals, good resistance to cyclic loading, and their efficiency remains the same both in wet and dry conditions. Best-selling IMPROVED 8 is definitely an excellent multi-purpose rope.

IMPROVED 8 ropes are produced according to international standards such as EN ISO 10556. They are user friendly, rotation resistant and easy to splice. They comply with the latest regulations and recommendations of OCIMF for the safe mooring of tankers.

LR Type Approval mark 150

Technical Data

Size (Circ) Size (Diam) Weight ( +/- 5%) Min. Breaking Load
Inch mm Kilos/ 100m Kilos/ 220m Tons
41/2 36 66.5 146 26.5
5 40 79 174 33
51/2 44 96 211 39
6 48 115 253 46
61/2 52 136 299 52
7 56 156 342 61
71/2 60 180 396 67
8 64 208 458 78
81/2 68 234 515 86
9 72 260 572 96
91/2 76 290 638 108
10 80 321 706 120
101/2 84 352 774 129
11 88 383 842 137
12 96 464 1020 161

More sizes are available upon request.