Rope List

Position / use Nominal
Dia (mm)
Length (m) Cousin
Trestec
Marlow
Main halyard (Spectra / Dyneema) 4 15 Dyneestar / Challenge Marlow Excel Racing
Spinnaker halyard 4 19 Dyneestar / Challenge Marlow Excel Racing
Mainsheet 8 8.5 Dyneestar / Dynafirst /
Dynapro / Vecstar / Pacific / Tribal
Marlow Excel Fusion /
Racing / Pro / Marstron
Jibsheet 6 9 - Varies with crew height & whether you have wings or not DynaFirst / Dyneestar /
Dynapro / Vecstar / Pacific / Tribal
Marlow Excel Fusion /
Racing / Pro / Marstron
Spinnaker sheet 5 15 - Varies with crew height & whether you have wings or not DynaFirst / Dyneestar /
Dynapro / Vecstar / Pacific / Tribal
Marlow Excel Fusion /
Racing / Pro / Marstron
Mainsheet strops 4 3 Dynalight / Challenge Marlow Excel D12
Barber haulers 4 2 each Dyneestar / Challenge Marlow Excel Racing / Pro
Kicker lead back
(If standard way)
4 7 Dyneestar / Halyard969 Marlow Excel Racing / Pro
Kicker lead back
(If continuous way)
4 13
(not actually been measured but is sufficient)
Dyneestar / Halyard969 Marlow Excel Racing / Pro
Kicker at boom 4 1 Dynalight / Halyard969 Marlow Excel D12
Swatcher 4 1 Dyneestar / Sirocco / Halyard969 / Challenge Marlow Excel Racing
Trapeze elastic 4 4.5 Shock Cord Shock Cord
Trapeze adjusters 4 2 each Dyneestar / Halyard969 / Light Colour Marlow 8 Plait Pre Stretch
Trapeze 'Wires' 4 7m x 2 - Grey Dynalight Marlow Excel D12 / V12
Cunningham lead back 4 5 Dyneestar / Halyard969 Marlow Excel Racing
Cunningham to main tack 4 1 Dyneestar / Halyard969 Marlow Excel Racing
Pole launch 4 5.5 Dyneestar / Challenge Marlow Excel Racing
Pole tack line 4 5 Dyneestar / Challenge Marlow Excel D12
Outhaul outer end 4 1.6 Dyneestar / Halyard969 Marlow Excel Racing
Outhaul mast end 4 3.5 Dyneestar / Halyard969 Marlow Excel Racing
Jib Halyard 4 5 Cordage / 3mm polyester Braid18250 Marlow 3 Strand Polyester
Toe Straps 50mm Wide 2.5m Each - 2 off Webbing Webbing

NOTE:

1. The diameters quoted are nominal and will vary according to manufacturer and type used.

2. Class rules allow smaller diameters to be used than those supplied and listed above, however, the above list is a recommend rope list, if you go thinner and the rope breaks, then on your head be it. This rope list is as per the March 2004 ISO Class Rules.

3. The lengths quoted are given in good faith but no responsibility can be taken for their accuracy.