LIROS Herkules Sheets

LIROS Herkules Sheets

LIROS Herkules (00154/01550/01552)

LIROS Herkules is the logical all-round premium 100% polyester solution for halyards on ocean cruising yachts.

The Jimmy Green Rigging Team are happy to splice your existing shackles or...

LIROS Herkules (00154/01550/01552)

LIROS Herkules is the logical all-round premium 100% polyester solution for halyards on ocean cruising yachts.

The Jimmy Green Rigging Team are happy to splice your existing shackles or blocks onto new sheets.

LIROS Herkules: Article 00154 white with colour coding / 01550 full colour / 01552 Vision full colour blended with grey) is the most versatile top quality solution for all running rigging applications on cruising yachts:

Cover: close weave, abrasion resistant 1:1 spin dyed polyester
Core: High tenacity, firm construction, braided polyester that reduces flattening <5% Working Load Stretch

LIROS Herkules is the reliable, versatile solution for all running rigging 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

Herkules Plus Factors:

  • Good 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%

LIROS manufacture Herkules in a wide selection of colour options: white with colour coding, full colour and full colour blended with grey.

Diameter LBLMax SAWLS
8mm1600kg20sqm< 5%
10mm2500kg30sqm< 5%
12mm3500kg40sqm< 5%
14mm4500kg70sqm< 5%
16mm5000kg90sqm< 5%
18mm6300kg100sqm< 5%
20mm7000kg> 100sqm< 5%
22mm8000kg> 100sqm< 5%
24mm9000kg> 100sqm< 5%

LBL = LIROS Break Load
Max SA = LIROS recommended Maximum Sail Area
WLS = LIROS stretch at working load
< = less than