Synthetic Hemp Rope, which looks and feels very similar to traditional hemp rope and often referred to as "Hempex" or "Hardy Hemp". It is easy to grip and is soft on the hands. Synthetic Hemp Rope has excellent breaking loads, good resistance to abrasion and will not rot. Low stretch and easy to splice. Ideal for garden projects, decking, rope handrails, garden swings etc. Also used on board traditional sailing vessels.