Tenex

Tenex is a 12-strand single braid that offers high strength with low stretch and outstanding abrasion resistance. It is Samthane coated to provide abrasion resistance, enhance wear life, snag resistance, and increase ease of splicing. It is a viable alternative to using double braids when easy field splicing and economy are major considerations.

  • High-tenacity polyester fiber
  • Samthane coated
  • High strength-to-weight ration
  • Single end per carrier
  • Available in long lengths
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Snag resistant
  • Economical

Description

Applications:

  • Pulling/stringing lines
  • Climbing/rigging accessories

Specific Gravity: 1.38
Elastic Elongation Percentage:
10% ………………. 1.4%
20% ………………. 2.3%
30% ………………. 3.0%
Splice/Class: 12-Strand Class I

Specifications

INCHMMLBS/100 FTWEIGHT IN KG/100MSAMSON AVERAGE STRENGTH LBSSAMSON AVG STRENGTH KGSAMSON MIN STRENGTH LBSSAMSON MIN STRENGTH KG
3/1651.31.92,0009101,800820
1/462.13.13,4001,5003,1001,400
5/1683.24.85,1002,3004,6002,100
3/893.95.86,3002,9005,7002,600
7/16116.39.49,3004,2008,4003,800
1/212811.912,5005,70011,3005,100
9/16141014.914,4006,50013,0005,900
5/8161217.918,5008,40016,7007,600
3/41817.225.624,40011,10022,00010,000
7/82225.838.436,20016,40032,60014,800
12434.551.351,90023,50046,70021,200
1 1/828436462,60028,40056,30025,600
1 1/43052.277.771,40032,40064,30029,100
1 5/163259.788.883,00037,60074,70033,900
1 1/23671.510697,40044,20087,70039,800
1 5/84090.3134118,00053,500106,00048,200
1 3/444105157141,00064,000127,00057,600