Samson XLS Yacht Braid Rope - 5/16 (per ft.)
Samson's most popular polyester double braid. XLS has less elongation and a heavier cover than LS Yacht Braid.
For the cruising sailor desiring the optimal performance afforded by this lower stretch construction and the smooth rendering of the 3-end per carrier cover.
2-in-1 Double braid construction with a polyester core.
Splicing technique: Double Braid Splice.
Average strength: 4,400 lbs.
Elastic Elongation at:
- 10% of Break Strength - 1.5%EE
- 20% of Break Strength - 2.2%EE
- 30% of Break Strength - 2.9%EE