8-Strand

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Quantum-8

Quantum-8 is a lightweight, high-strength, torque-free 8-strand rope that utilizes Samson’s patented DPX™ fiber technology, which provides superior abrasion and cut resistance with a higher coefficient of friction than other high modulus polyethylene ropes. It floats, grips on a winch or capstan, and has excellent durability. Quantum-8 has an orange Samthane coating for high visibility as well as additional abrasion resistance.

Features:
  • Abrasion resistant
  • Compression resistant on winch
  • Excellent drum spooling capabilities
  • Excellent grip
  • Flexible
  • Floats
  • High coefficient of friction
  • High visibility
  • Lightweight
  • Retains shape with use
  • Wire rope replacement
Applications:
  • Barge and Dredge Working Line
  • General Working Line / Vessel Mooring
  • H-Bitt Working Line / Tug Assist
  • Lifting Sling / Offshore
  • Other Fishing Line
  • Primary Mooring Line / Non-jacketed
  • Tug Mainline
  • Tug Pendant
  • Winch Line / Offshore
  • Winch Line / Tug
  • Working Line / Offshore

Specifications:

Specific Gravity:
1.00

Elastic Elongation Percentage:
At % of break strength
10%: 0.97%
20%: 1.15%
30%: 1.29%

Splicing Procedures Required:
8-Strand Class II
Diameter Circumference lbs/100ft Avg. Strength Min. Strength Diameter Circumference kg/100m Avg. Strength Min. Strength