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8-Strand

  • Good fatigue resistance
  • Improved performance
8-Strand

8-Strand Strength and Weights Chart (inches)

Diameter
(in)
Weight
(lb/ft)
Minimum Breaking Force
(tons of 2000 lbs)
1 1/24.35114
1 5/85.11132
1 3/45.92153
1 7/86.80174
27.73198
2 1/88.73221
2 1/49.79247
2 3/810.89274
2 1/212.15302
2 5/813.40331
2 3/414.66361
2 7/816.02392
317.38425

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