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 manufacturing...

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

CUSTOM BUILD INSTRUCTIONS    RUNNING RIGGING - LIROS RECOMMENDED LINE DIAMETERS

LIROS braid on braid polyester is the most popular choice for sheets, halyards and control lines on cruising yachts.

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

LIROS braid on braid polyester 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.

LIROS Classic Braid on Braid Plus Factors:

  • Tried and tested, proven track record over decades
  • Excellent handling
  • Non kinking, balanced construction
  • LIROS top quality consistency - core and cover in synchronised tension
  • Long-lasting working life
  • Wear Resistant
  • UV Stable
  • Firm, round construction that doesn't flatten under load
  • Spliceable
  • Spliceable to wire
  • Heat Set, Low Stretch Performance
  • Stretch at working load <5%
DiameterLBLMax 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

The Jimmy Green Rigging Team are happy to splice your existing shackles onto your new lines.
Send or drop them in to the Rigging Team, but don't forget to let us know, so that we don't splice your lines before we receive the shackles :-(