Marlow D12 Max 78 Control Lines

Marlow Excel D12 Max 78 is the enhanced version of Dyneema SK78 - Super Pre Stretched for even higher strength and minimal creep

Manufactured from Dyneema SK78 Lowest creep HMPE fibre

Pre-stretching: Heat...

Marlow Excel D12 Max 78 is the enhanced version of Dyneema SK78 - Super Pre Stretched for even higher strength and minimal creep

Manufactured from Dyneema SK78 Lowest creep HMPE fibre

Pre-stretching: Heat set and super pre-stretched

Construction: Single twisted strands (large strands are double twisted) plaited into a 12 Strand Braid - lay optimised to match yarn twist

Coating: Colour coated with ‘ArmourCoat’ Polyurethane

Marlow Recommended Applications:
Cascades, Control line purchase, Cores for halyards, Dinghy standing rigging, Guys & Runners, Trip Lines, Lashings, Sheets, Strops, Tack Lines, Wire Replacement

Plus Factors:

  • Excellent grip - enhanced by ArmourCoat PU impregnation
  • Inspection friendly
  • Easily repaired
  • Easy to splice - easier still as residual stress has been removed from fibres
  • Excellent abrasion resistance - enhanced by ArmourCoat PU impregnation
  • Floats (no water absorption)
  • Good chemical resistance
  • Good UV resistance - enhanced by ArmourCoat PU impregnation
  • Low creep
  • Minimal recoil
  • Reduced diameters
  • Very high strength
  • Very light weight
  • Very low elongation
  • Zero water shrinkage
Diameter2.5mm3mm4mm5mm6mm7mm8mm10mm12mm
Weight p100m0.45kg0.68kg1.11kg1.56kg2.23kg3.56kg4.45kg6.3kg9kg
MBL935kg1400kg2300kg2980kg4250kg6980kg8730kg11700kg16700kg

MBL = Marlow minimum break load

MARLOW EXCEL D12 MAX78 DATASHEET