MegaSquare Dyneema®

It’s gr-eight! Eight Dyneema® strands: Great strength, great stability, great spliceability.

MegaSquare Dyneema®

Breaking Loads and Weights

Elongation at 10% of break load 70.00 %
Ø [mm] kg/100 m

Bl. real [kN]*

Bl. linear [kN]**

Break length [km]***
12 8 115 128 147
14 11 155 172 144
16 15 210 233 143
18 19 265 294 142
20 25 344 382 140
22 26 358 398 140
24 30 410 456 139
26 35 475 528 138
28 40 545 606 139
30 45 610 678 138
32 50 680 756 139
34 55 745 828 138
36 60 810 900 138
38 71 945 1 050 136
40 76 1 003 1 114 135
44 91 1 195 1 328 134
48 107 1 405 1 561 134
52 125 1 625 1 806 133
56 145 1 855 2 061 130
60 167 2 100 2 333 128
64 190 2 350 2 611 126
68 215 2 650 2 944 126
72 240 2 930 3 256 124
80 296 3 550 3 944 122
88 358 4 225 4 694 120
92 390 4 605 5 117 120
96 426 4 943 5 492 118

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

  • 8-strand square plait made of Dyneema® SK78 fibres
  • Geothane coating for improved protection against weathering and abrasion
  • Very good abrasion resistance
  • Buoyant
  • Excellent UV resistance
  • Knobbly surface provides very good attributes for use on winches
  • Easy to splice square plait
  • Alternative coatings available on request:
  • AntiRub for improved abraison resistance
  • GeoFlex for improved flex-fatigue resistance
  • High-performance universal rope

Load / Elongation curve

% of Bl.
% Elongation