English Braids is a UK based privately owned, manufacturer of ropes, cords and braids. Production capabilities range from 0.5mm through to 80mm in diameter in a variety of constructions.


We are able to manufacture to the majority of specifications including:

  • 3 Strand
  • 8 Strand
  • 12 strand
  • Double braid
  • 8 plait
  • 16 plait
  • 32 plait

Although we have some interaction with natural fibres the majority of production is centred around synthetic fibres. The following details some of the more commonly processed:

  • Polyester
  • Polyamide (Nylon)
  • Polypropylene
  • Polyethylene
  • Dyneema (UHMPE)
  • Aramids (Kevlar/Twaron/Technora)
  • Vectran (LCP)
  • Exotic fibres (PBO, Dyneema SK78/90)