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6x36 IWRC

  • Standard riser tensioner rope
  • Wears well
  • Provides good service life
6x36 IWRC

The 6x36 classification of wire ropes includes standard 6 strand, round strand ropes with 27 through 49 wires per strand.

The 6x36 ropes are important for their fatigue resistance. This fatigue resistance is made possible by the greater number of small wires per strand.

6x36 IWRC Strength and Weights Chart (inches)

Minimum Breaking Force
(tons of 2000 lbs.)
1 1/24.1698.9114125
1 5/84.88115132146
1 3/45.67133153169
1 7/86.50152174192
2 1/88.35192221244
2 1/49.36215247272
2 3/810.4239274--
2 1/211.6262302--
2 5/812.8288331--
2 3/414.0314361--
2 7/815.3341392--

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