LIROS Octoplait Nylon V Bridles
Available to purchase in set lengths
Produced to order
Spliced by the Jimmy Green Rigging Team
Designed to attach a towing line, para anchor rode or yacht drogue warp
LIROS Octoplait Nylon V Bridles are available to purchase in set lengths, spliced to order by the Jimmy Green Rigging Team
The Jimmy Green Rigging Team splice and finish Octoplait Nylon V Bridles in house from LIROS Octoplait Nylon article 01058
Jimmy Green V Bridles are produced to order in house and therefore subject to splicing order lead times.
LIROS Octoplait bridles are designed to attach a towing line, para anchor rode or yacht drogue warp
The bridle is made up from a single length of LIROS Octoplait White Nylon with a soft loop splice in each end and a stainless steel thimble spliced into the centre of the rope.
The rope is therefore continuous which is a far better solution than splicing 2 ropes together.
For this reason, a bridle is not advisable in 3 strand nylon
Bridles divide the load between two attachment points
By transferring the load to the leeward side of the vessel as it attempts to broach or yaw, the bridle dampens the effects of both actions.
The length of the bridle tails relates to the distance between the end loop bearing edge and the centre eye splice.
|Rope diameter x Suggested Tail Length
|Rule of Thumb, Yacht Length Overall in metres
|12mm x 2 metres
|up to 8 metres
|14mm x 3 metres
|16mm x 4 metres
|18mm x 5 metres
|20mm x 6 metres
|24mm x 8 metres
You can build your own specification online, selecting rope diameter, tail length and finish.
- Purchase Type - Spliced Set Length
- Rope Diameter - 6mm
- Rope Diameter - 12mm
- Rope Diameter - 14mm
- Rope Diameter - 16mm
- Rope Diameter - 18mm
- Rope Diameter - 20mm