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) in this case for runners. 

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5 Items

  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. DX Core 99
    SKU: PRR451

    Application: Control line, Backstay

    DX Core 99 has a higher modulus which is more resistant to stretch then regular Dyneema® fibers. This high-end product is more expensive but stronger then regular DX Core 78.

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    €1.40 €1.40
  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
  5. DX Core 78 HPS
    SKU: PRR453

    Application: Control line, Backstay

    This rope is 100% made of Dyneema® SK78 fibers. It is heat set and highly-pre stretched and therefore very strong and extremely abrasion resistant. Available in grey and different diameters.

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    €2.60 €2.60
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