GeoHemp 4-strand

The premium variety: This four-strand laid natural fibre rope boasts a finer structure due to use of thinner strands.

GeoHemp 4-strand

Breaking Loads and Weights

Elongation at 10% of break load %
Ø [mm] kg [100m] Bl. real [kN]* Bl. linear [kN]**
6 2.7
8 4.7 4.5 5
10 7.4 7 8
12 11.1 10.8 12
14 14.1 13.7 15
16 18.5 18.2 20
18 23 22.5 25
20 28.5 27.8 31
22 34.5 32.4 36
24 41 39.8 44
26 48.5 46 51
28 56 54.1 60
30 64 61.8 69
32 73.5 70.9 79
36 93 85.6 95
40 115 99.8 111
44 138 118 131
48 166 141 157
52 192 167 186
56 224 191 212
60 252 210 233
64 292 242 269
72 369 301 334
80 457 369 410

*   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