14 - Backstay (runner)

The backstay takes the total load, so without gear. These lines should have high strength and low elongation. We recommend a single braid Dyneema® SK78 (our D-core) or Stirotex® (S-Core) in this case for runners.

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  1. S Core
    SKU: PRR350
    Application: Control line, Back stay
    Rope of 100% Stirotex fibers without cover. Stronger then steel and stretch free! Learn More
    €1.05 €1.05
  2. DX Core Grip
    SKU: PRR455

    Application: Control line

    The strength of Dyneema® fibers but with great grip! Normal Dyneema® fibers are very strong but also very slippery. We now offer DX Core Grip, a rope made with SK78 Dyneema® fibers with a Cordura grip fiber. Great for tapered spinnaker sheets or lock-in halyards.

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    €3.05 €3.05
  3. 8 Plait Polyester
    SKU: PRR211

    Application: Dinghy halyard, Control line

    8 plait polyester is the choice for dinghy sailors who require performance and a affordable price.

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    From €0.99 €0.99
  4. DX Core 78 (Bio-based) Dyneema®
    SKU: PRR450

    Application: Control line, Backstay

    This single braid rope, completely made of bio-based Dyneema® SK78 (12 strands coated) fibers, is extremely strong, has low elongation and low weight. The coating ensures UV resistance and better abrasion resistance. This general purpose rope is ideal for e.g. loops, shackles, rigging, boom vang, outhaul and cunningham. It is also very good for kite surfing lines.

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    €0.97 €0.97
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