Category: Custom Rigging

14m Superyacht Tender Package

14m Superyacht Tender Package We recently completed a small rope package for a new build 14m Superyacht tender in the UK The package specification was as follows: 14m Docklines with tubular webbing chafe protection. 8mm A4 Stainless Steel anchor chain 14mm Multiplait anchor line spliced to chain Fender lines spliced into Seasmart fender sockets At …

Technora Braid Rope Package

Technora Braid Rope Package Here’s a Technora Braid rope package we recently turned round in under 2 days! In time for the rope to be flown directly to the boat. Technora Braid is our premium yacht rope product, featuring 50/50 Technora and Polyester cover and a low stretch 12 Strand HMPE core. Technora has a …

Custom High Load Dyneema Strops

Custom High Load Dyneema® Strops Ocean Rope are experts in custom building high load dyneema® Strops. We use the best quality SK99 Dyneema® to produce our loops. The strop is constructed using mutiple “windings” of Dyneema® inside a Dyneema® Chafe Sleeve. The break load is modified by increasing the diameter of the rope or increasing …

J111 Karver Code Zero System

J111 Karver Code Zero System We were tasked by a local J111 customer to specify a full code zero system for the boat. The sail was to be used for short handed sailing and also offshore fully crewed racing, so it was important the system was easy to use. The system spec was as follows: …

Sunfast 3600 Custom Rigging Project

Sunfast 3600 Custom Rigging Project We have recently been busy carrying out a Sunfast 3600 Custom Rigging Project. This is a brand new boat but we are gradually upgrading and improving the rigging systems on the boat. Our list of items so far includes: Clutches– Replace all Spinlock clutches with Constrictor Clutches  Internal boom outhaul – …

Rope Barcode Tracking System

Rope Barcode Tracking System We have just finished setting up our rope barcode tracking system for all new halyards and sheets with custom splicing work. This allows us to track the rope batch numbers, production dates and splice type etc using our dedicated database. When it comes to replacing a sheet or halyard supplied by …

Superyacht tender mooring lines

Super tender mooring lines At Ocean Rope we specialise in custom rope work projects for all applications. We were asked to make up these custom Superyacht tender mooring lines for an open tender and a limousine tender. The brief was to produce a hardwearing mooring line but remaining aesthetically pleasing. We produced the lines in …

16mm HMPE 12 Strand Strop

16mm HMPE Strop We recently built this 16mm HMPE 12 Strand strop to replace a Headwire inside a Mainsail. The boat is a 23 metre Thames sailing barge. The use of HMPE allowed a considerable weight saving over heavy stainless steel wire, but still retaining the strength required for the application. The length was critical …

J92s Mainsheet Upgrade

J92s Mainsheet Upgrade   We were recently contacted by a customer having difficulties using their J92s mainsheet system. The existing configuration had used two lots of purchase systems (shown below) , this was resulting in lots of friction and requiring the user to pull a whole load of line to exert any force on the …