Braided slings have a tough outer jacket which increases abrasion resistance of the sling. They are high mechanical damage resistance from tears, cuts and easy to spot twisting.

Technical Properties

Property  Value
Relative Density : >1.0 g/cm3 (Sinks in water)
Elastic Modulus : 17 to 20 GPa
   Depending upon sling size
Elongation : At WLL: approximately 1 to 2% (depending upon safety factor)
  At breaking load: approximately 2 to 3%
Maximum Working Temperature : 65 Degrees Celsius
Minimum Working Temperature : -50 Degrees Celsius
Ultraviolet (UV) Light Resistance : Good
Creep resistance : Moderate at low temperatures (<30 Deg C)
Water resistance : Good