LIROS Braid on Braid Control Lines

LIROS Braid on Braid Control Lines

LIROS Braid on Braid (Top Cruising 00152/01528)
20plait (6-8mm 16plait) high tensile low stretch polyester cover ~ 100% high tensile low stretch plaited heat set polyester core <5% Working Load Stretch.

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LIROS Braid on Braid (Top Cruising 00152/01528)
20plait (6-8mm 16plait) high tensile low stretch polyester cover ~ 100% high tensile low stretch plaited heat set polyester core <5% Working Load Stretch.

The LIROS manufacturing process produces a balanced braid on braid construction with consistency second to none:

Dependable top quality, non kinking, long lasting, firm construction that doesn't flatten under load.

LIROS braid on braid is the most popular choice for control lines on cruising yachts.

N.B. LIROS Braid on Braid article 00152 from Jimmy Green Marine will normally have 2 colour coding strands, not 3 as pictured.

The Jimmy Green Rigging Team are happy to splice your existing fittings onto new control lines.

Cover: 20plait high tensile low stretch polyester cover (16plait 6mm and 8mm)
Core: 100% high tensile low stretch plaited heat set polyester < 5% Working Load Stretch

LIROS braid on braid can be used for sheets, halyards and control lines e.g. guys, reefing lines, tack lines, vangs/kickers, down/outhauls, furling lines, runner tails, preventers.

Braid on Braid Plus Factors:

  • Excellent handling
  • Non kinking, balanced construction
  • LIROS top quality consistency - core and cover in synchronised tension
  • Long lasting
  • Wear Resistant
  • UV Stable
  • Firm construction that doesn't flatten under load
  • Spliceable
  • Stretch at working load < 5%

Available in a wide selection of colour options: white with colour coding and full colour.

N.B. LIROS Braid on Braid article 00152 from Jimmy Green Marine will normally have 2 colour coding strands, not 3.

Diameter LBLMax SAWLS
6mm1100kg10sqm< 5%
8mm1650kg20sqm< 5%
10mm2700kg30sqm< 5%
12mm3200kg40sqm< 5%
14mm3800kg70sqm< 5%
16mm5000kg90sqm< 5%
18mm6500kg100sqm< 5%
20mm7300kg100sqm< 5%

LBL = LIROS Break Load
Max SA = LIROS recommended Maximum Sail Area
WLS = LIROS stretch at working load
< = less than