Superplast 8

Boom hoist rope for mobile cranes and grabs, hoist rope for container cranes, floating cranes, portal cranes, etc. and for various offshore applications. In multiple part reeving for smaller lifting heights, twin hoist systems with left and right hand ropes for greater lifting heights, where rotation resistant ropes are not required. 

  • Is a 10 strand rope made out of compacted outer strands.
  • Is fully lubricated.
  • Has a plastic layer between the steel core and the outer strands giving the rope a high structural stability. The plastic layer also assists in avoiding internal rope destruction and protecting the core against corrosive environments.
  • Has a very high breaking load and good resistance against drum crushing.
  • Superplast 8 should NOT be used with a swivel.
  • Regular Lay or Langs Lay.

Product Specifications

Name ITEM # Diameter Metallic Area (mm2) Approximate Mass (kg/100m) Grade 1770 MBF (kN) Grade 1960 MBF (kN) Grade 2160 MBF (kN)
Superplast 8, 16mm 16 137 117.8 205.7 226.5 248.1
Superplast 8, 18mm 18 176 151.4 266 292.8 320.8
Superplast 8, 20mm 20 215.4 185.3 326.5 358.2 394.8
Superplast 8, 22mm 22 260 223.6 392.6 432.2 473.5
Superplast 8, 24mm 24 312.2 268.5 470 517.4 566.9
Superplast 8, 26mm 26 363.7 312.8 549.5 604.9 662.7
Superplast 8, 28mm 28 420.3 361.4 631.1 698.9 762
Superplast 8, 30mm 30 480.5 413.2 723.8 796.8 872.9
Superplast 8, 32mm 32 560.3 481.8 841 925.9 1014.3
Superplast 8, 34mm 34 630.2 542 950.2 1046 1145.9
Superplast 8, 36mm 36 704.1 605.5 1065.1 1172.5 1284.5
Superplast 8, 38mm 38 774.3 665.9 1165.1 1282.5 1405
Superplast 8, 40mm 40 861.9 741.2 1298.3 1429.3 1565.8
Superplast 8, 42mm 42 949.8 816.8 1436.7 1581.5 1732.6
Superplast 8, 44mm 44 1038.3 892.9 1567.8 1725.8 1890.7