FMS Kernmantle Composite Accessory Cord (Red)
This multiuse and versatile kernmantle composite accessory cord has a shock absorbent nylon core and a high abrasion resistant polyester cover that is soft enough to provide excellent holding power when tying Prusik knots. The very durable sheath and high MBS makes it great for Prusik cords, cordelettes, ice threads, lightweight low-stretch fixing and hauling "tag" lines. This utility cord can also be used in non-life safety applications such as dog leashes, towlines, or as decorative trim and cover. The perfect rope to keep in your car or backpack, it's also a great rope for tying down loads in your truck or tying your boat to the dock. This rope is very strong and has great holding power for Prusik knots, which are used to attach a cord around rope and are very commonly used climbing and mountaineering.
A Prusik knot allows a loop of cord to attach to a rope and hold a heavy load-very easy to tie, all you need is a good quality cord. The accessory cord is available in two sizes: 1/4 inch / 6 mm or 5/16 inch / 8 mm. The rope provides a good grip and is very flexible and durable. Made from polyester for the cover and nylon for the core, this composite rope is long lasting and reliable.
Soft and easy to grab, our accessory cord is perfect for your climbing safety and non-safety needs. A variety of colors are available: black, blue, olive green, red, tan, white, and yellow. A variety of lengths are also available: 10 feet, 25 feet, 50 feet, 100 feet, or 600 feet. This stong accessory cord/utility rope is sure to meet your needs, whether it be tying a sturdy Prusik knot or simply for decoration.
Frontier Market Solutions' rope meets the rigorous manufacturing and testing procedures set forth by the American Cordage Institute and we are proud to be 1 of only 29 manufacturers in the world that helps set the standards in rope manufacturing. FMS is also a certified Service-Disable Veteran-Owned Small Business.
Diameter : Metric : Tensile Strength : Safe Load (Weight per 100 FT (lbs))
1/4-Inch : 6 mm : 2,950 lbs. : 2.3 lbs.
5/16-Inch : 8 mm : 3,700 lbs. : 3.1 lbs.