Polyester 24 fuseaux
– produces a knobbly cover, normally quite a thick cover so small core. Examples include excel matrix and 8 plait pre-stretch.
16 plait over 2 under 2 –made on same machine type as 8 plait, gives a smoother cover with more space for core, suits smaller core dependent ropes such as Excel Pro, Excel Racing, Fusion etc In larger sizes this construction can give a firm round rope with a small core such as Gecko arborist ropes .
Polyester 24 fuseaux – This construction gives a good balance between a thick durable cover whilst retaining space for core. Can be used in both core dependant and balanced rope designs. Spliceability is typically good. Examples include D2 and doublebraid.
Polyester 24 fuseaux – Similar to 24 plait, can make thinner cover though if required. Examples include D2 club, marlowbraid and Static LSK.
Polyester 24 fuseaux – Can be made with a thinner cover than 24 plait allowing bigger/stronger core. Harder to splice in this form though. Thin cover doesn’t always work well in deck hardware. Examples include Dynaline defender and Prostatic..
Polyester 24 fuseaux – Thinner cover than either 24 plait or 32 allowing bigger/stronger core. Mainly used in in climbing ropes and chafe covers.