Dock Lines


Whitsunday Discount Marine only recommends nylon docklines for permanent docking.

Nylon - the king of rope. Twice as strong as Silver or Betelon (polypropylene) ropes. Absorbs shock. Don't trust your boat to any other dockline.

 

Braided &   3 Strand Nylon Polyester Polypropylene (Silver)
Rope Size
Breaking Load
Kg
Working Load
Kg
Breaking Load
Kg
Working Load
Kg
Breaking Load
Kg
Working Load
Kg
8mm 1,215 338 918 255 630 175
10mm 1,872 520 1,431 398 981 273
12mm 2,700 750 2,043 568 1,386 385
14mm 3,690 1,025 2,862 795 1,881 523
16mm 4,770 1,325 3,690 1,025 2,520 700
18mm 6,030 1,675 4,635 1,288 3,150 875
20mm 7,470 2,075 5,760 1,600 3,870 1,075