ROPETEX S65 (and S16) steel wire ropes are the most commonly used type of steel wire ropes in the range from 8 to 38 mm. Both can be used for a variety of applications. Available as S65 with Independent Wire Rope Core (IWRC) or as S16 with Fiber Core (FC). S65 is less flexible but has a higher strength and is more resistant to wear and abrasion, especially when used on sheaves or drums. S16 is more flexible but has a lower breaking strength.
- Wire rope sling
- Winch rope
- Hoisting installations
- Lifting applications
- Lifting rope
- Mooring rope
- Towing rope
Available in Right Hand Ordinary Lay (RHOL) and Left Hand Ordinary Lay (LHOL).
ROPETEX S16 is a very comparable rope with a Fiber Core (FC) instead of an Independent Steel Wire Rope Core (IWRC);
- Rope construction: 6x36 WS + IWRC
- Marking: According to standard
- Temperature range: -40°C up to +200°C
- Standard: EN 12385-4
- Fill factor: 0.58