Nylon Cords

A comprehensive range of nylon cords to meet a the requirements of many industrial applications. The cords are solid and show good extension properties.

English Braids offer a range of Nylon cords that are suited to a variety of purposes. There is the option of the nylon flat braid in white (N Cords) and the nylon cord with a tighter pitch and rounder appearance (Starter cords). Both are manufactured with a 16 carrier machine allows a smooth finish.

Data Table

Specifications

 Diameter (mm)Weight (kg/100)Breaking Load Av (kg)Standard Length (m)Center Core
2N 1.25 0.10 50 132 No
4N 2.0 0.25 120 132 No
6N 2.5 0.40 190 132 No
8N 3.0 0.55 250 132 No
10N 3.5 0.78 330 132 No
12N 4.0 1.00 380 132 No
14N 4.5 1.30 460 132 No
16N 5.0 1.60 620 132 No
 
ST30 3.0 0.53 230 100 Yes
ST35 3.5 0.74 300 100 Yes
ST40 4.0 0.95 450 100 Yes
ST45 4.5 1.25 470 100 Yes
ST50 5.0 1.50 510 100 Yes
ST55 5.5 1.88 580 100 Yes
ST60 6.0 2.25 700 100 Yes
Technical Information

N Range

 CoreCover
Construction   16 plait
Material n/a Nylon
Specific gravity n/a 1.15
Resistance to acid n/a Poor
Resistance to alkali n/a Yes
Resistance to UV n/a Average
Resistance to heat n/a ^220 C

Starter Cord

 CoreCover
Construction   16 plait
Material Nylon Nylon
Specific gravity 1.15 1.15
Resistance to acid Poor Poor
Resistance to alkali Yes Yes
Resistance to UV Poor average
Resistance to heat ^220 C ^220 C
Features and Benefits
  • Smooth Construction
  • Good Roundness
  • Ability to absorb shock loads
  • Susceptible to UV light