Marlow D12 MAX 78 Dinghy Rigging

Marlow D12 MAX 78 Dinghy Rigging

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

Marlow MAX is a performance enhancing process resulting in a significantly lower stretch, stiffer line...

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

Marlow MAX is a performance enhancing process resulting in a significantly lower stretch, stiffer line than standard Marlow Excel D12.
Available with a professional custom build finish from the Jimmy Green Rigging Team or in 50 metre/100 metre lengths at advantageous rates.

CUSTOM BUILD INSTRUCTIONS - FIBRE RIGGING

D12 MAX 78 Facts and Features:

  • Manufactured from Dyneema SK78 Lowest creep HMPE fibre
  • Ideal for safety or diameter critical applications and high load lines such as backstays, runners or checkstays
  • 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
  • Pre-stretching: Heat set and super pre-stretched

Marlow Recommended Applications:

Wire replacement for standing and running rigging on dinghies and small performance yachts

  • Excellent grip, enhanced by ArmourCoat PU impregnation
  • Inspection friendly
  • Easily repaired
  • Spliceable - notably more conducive handling due to fibre residual stress removal
  • 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
  • Very high strength - offers the possibility of a reduction in diameter
  • Very light weight
  • Very low elongation
  • Zero water shrinkage
Diameter2.5mm3mm4mm5mm6mm7mm8mm10mm12mm
Weight per 100m0.45kg0.68kg1.11kg1.56kg2.23kg3.56kg4.45kg6.3kg9kg
MBL935kg1400kg2300kg2980kg4250kg6980kg8730kg11700kg16700kg

MBL = Marlow minimum break load

MARLOW EXCEL D12 MAX 78 DATASHEET