GeoTwist Polyester

Holding power … at its best! An excellent commercial solution for tough applications.

GeoTwist Polyester

Breaking Loads and Weights

Elongation at 10% of break load %
Ø [mm] kg [100m] Bl. real [kN]* Bl. linear [kN]**
6 2.73 6.5 7
8 4.85 11.5 13
10 7.58 18.5 21
12 10.9 30 33
14 14.9 39 43
16 19.4 50 56
18 24.6 64 71
20 30.3 84 93
22 36.7 98 109
24 43.7 115 128

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

Flying ropes for hemp sets and counterweight systems  

Manually operated flying ropes put stage equipment, props and curtains smoothly and silently into motion. They’re a vital yet invisible part of every successful theatre production! Flying ropes must be carefully aligned with the attributes of the counterweight system being used. Besides durability and balanced stretch characteristics, a decisive factor for flying ropes is a pleasant rope surface for easy handling.

  • 3-strand laid
  • Rope construction from Polyester continuous fibres
  • Thermostablized
  • High break strength, relatively low elongation
  • Excellent UV and abrasion resistance
  • Up to 20 % higher break strength than required in EN 697
  • It‘s proven longevity makes it extremely good value
  • Highly cost effective
  • Colours: white with blue marker, black or navy blue