GeoHemp 3-strand

Tried and tested like no other: Traditionally manufactured from three strong hemp strands – it’s a rope just like a thousand years ago!

GeoHemp 3-strand

Breaking Loads and Weights

Elongation at 10% of break load %
Ø [mm] kg [100m] Bl. real [kN]* Bl. linear [kN]**
6 2.7 2.8 3
8 4.7 5 6
10 7.4 7.8 9
12 11.1 11.6 13
14 14.1 14.8 16
16 18.5 19.6 22
18 23 24.2 27
20 28.5 30 33
22 34.5 36 40
24 41 42.7 47
26 48.5 49.5 55
28 56 58.2 65
30 64 66.8 74
32 73.5 76.2 85
36 93 92 102
40 115 107 119
44 138 127 141
48 166 152 169
52 192 178 198
56 224 205 228
60 252 226 251
64 292 260 289
72 369 324 360
80 457 397 441

*   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