Anti-chafe

Anti-chafe

Protection against wear and chafe for all your ropes and lines.
Abrasion is generally caused by repetitive movement against unsympathetic contact surfaces e.g. fairleads, cleats, clutches, tow rails, harbour walls etc.

Jimmy Green Marine offer a range of anti-chafe measures for mooring, anchoring and running rigging applications.

Tubular webbing is a flexible sleeve which is easy to fit and keep in place - ideal for threading on to mooring lines and on to the loops spliced in the end of the line.
PVC hose is a little unwieldy and bulky but offers robust protection for mooring and anchoring strops or bridles.
Spiroll is a useful addition to a yacht's onboard rigging spares kit because it can be deployed without unfastening either end of the line - simply unfurl it and let it roll itself onto the rope in need of protection.
No Wear pads address the issue from a different angle - position the pad on the deck to provide a smooth sympathetic passage over a potential chafe point

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