LIROS Classic Braid on Braid Sheets

LIROS Classic Braid on Braid Sheets

LIROS Braid on Braid (Top Cruising 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...

LIROS Braid on Braid (Top Cruising 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

Spliceable to wire

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

The Jimmy Green Rigging Team are happy to splice your existing shackles onto new sheets and control lines

Cover: 20plait high tensile low stretch polyester cover (16plait 6-8mm)

Core: 100% high tensile low stretch plaited heat set polyester <5% Working Load Stretch

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
  • Heat Set, Low Stretch
  • Stretch at working load <5%

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