Cable Lay

“I am three ropes”: Rather than using round strands, this cable laid variation uses three whole ropes entwined with another. Available from ø 30mm.

Cable Lay

Breaking Loads and Weights

Elongation at 10% of break load %
Ø [mm] kg [100m] Bl. real [kN]* Bl. linear [kN]**
30 61 38.4 43
32 70 43.9 49
36 88 53 59
40 109 61.8 69
44 131 73 81
48 156 87 97
52 182 102 113
56 212 118 131
60 239 127 141
64 277 149 166
72 350 186 207
80 434 228 253

*   Spliced break load
**  Break load in accordance with DIN EN ISO 2307

GeoHemp

Gleistein’s laid GeoTwist natural fibre ropes correspond precisely to the ropes as they were used back in the times of Captain Gleistein. Larger diameters are also available as traditionally manufactured cable laid ropes. If it’s just the look and feel of natural fibre you are after, you might also want to check out the range of technically superior synthetic fibre alternatives from the Classics series.

  • 3 or 4 strand laid ropes
  • Cable lay constructions from 30 mm diameter and up
  • 6 strand ropes are available on requestThe ropes are pre-stretched and thoroughly polished
  • Attractive light colour and even quality
  • These traditional ropes are manufactured to exact diameters for the use as handrail ropes