Average breaking strength – 57,530 lbs
Minimum breaking strength – 52,300 lbs
Wt per 100 feet of rope – 10.9 lbs
Specific Gravity – 0.98 – (floating)
Color – Grey
UHMWPE is the most forgiving high-modulus fiber, giving better sheave-cycling capabilities than other high-tech fibers. HMPE fiber has zero water absorption and maintains its flexibility even in freezing conditions.