Natural Hemp Rope, 3 strand construction.
Made from natural hemp or flax, this is a soft rope to handle and reduces the risk of friction burns.
Used mainly for school gymnasium climbing ropes, or theatre scenery pulley ropes, but can be used for a variety of tasks where ropes have to be handled.
Available by the metre or on 220 metre coils.
3 strand synthetic hemp rope, which looks and feels similar to traditional hemp rope. Often referred to as "Hempex", "Hardy Hemp"or "PolyHemp".
It is easy to grip and is soft on the hands. It has excellent breaking load, good resistance to abrasion and will not rot. Low stretch and easy to splice.
Ideal for garden projects, decking, handrails, garden swings etc.
Also used on board traditional sailing vessels.