V12 Ultimate

Vectran is the first choice when minimal extension is required. The product is braided in a 12 strand construction and delivers a high diameter to strength ratio.

Ultimate stability from Vectran® in the classic and simple 12 strand construction. We enhance the performance of these ropes with a pre-stretching and coating process. V12 Ultimate is easily spliceable with fantastic retained strength.

Data Table
Diameter (mm)Weight (kg/100)Breaking Strain (kg)
2.5 0.6 630
3 0.9 990
4 1.8 1,680
5 2.1 2,410
6 2.8 3,350
Technical Information
 CoreCover
Construction 12 strand PU coating
Material Vectran®  
Specific gravity 1.4  
Resistance to acid Yes  
Resistance to alkali Yes  
Resistance to UV Poor  
Resistance to heat ^330 C  
Extension at 50% 1.5%
Extension at break 3.5%
Features and Benefits
  • Very good resistance to heat
  • Very low stretch
  • Larger diameters available for larger vessels
  • Easily spliceable
  • Very light weight
Typical Applications
  • Yachting halyards
  • Dinghy halyards