LIROS Classic Herkules Control Lines

LIROS Classic Herkules: Article 00154 is the most versatile top quality solution for all running rigging applications on cruising yachts looking for a smart, traditional looking, but top performing finish to their yacht.
Classic...

LIROS Classic Herkules: Article 00154 is the most versatile top quality solution for all running rigging applications on cruising yachts looking for a smart, traditional looking, but top performing finish to their yacht.
Classic Herkules is available in white with a discreet LIROS identity tracer yarn


LIROS Herkules is the number one 100% polyester running rigging line for dependability, durablity and versatility, suitable for for all applications:
Sheets, halyards and control lines e.g. guys, reefing lines, tack lines, vangs/kickers, down/outhauls, furling lines, runner tails, preventers 

The LIROS manufacturing process produces a balanced braid on braid construction with consistency second to none
LIROS Manufacturing: meticulous attention to exacting standards ~ decades of experience ~ modern factory with state of the art, computer programmed twisting and braiding machinery

LIROS Herkules Plus Factors:

  • Cover: close weave, abrasion resistant 1:1 spin dyed polyester
  • Core: High tenacity, firm construction, low stretch, braided polyester
  • Excellent handling
  • Non kinking, balanced construction
  • LIROS top quality consistency - core and cover in synchronised tension
  • Long lasting
  • Extremely Wear Resistant
  • Suitable for rigorous winching
  • UV Stable
  • Solid round construction that doesn't flatten under load
  • Spliceable
  • Spliceable to Wire
  • Stretch at working load < 5%
Diameter LBLMax SAWLS
8mm1600kg20sqm< 5%
10mm2500kg30sqm< 5%
12mm3500kg40sqm< 5%
14mm4500kg70sqm< 5%
16mm5000kg90sqm< 5%
18mm6300kg100sqm< 5%
20mm7000kg> 100sqm< 5%
20mm8000kg> 100sqm< 5%
20mm9000kg> 100sqm< 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 :-(