Collection: Rope Care

The use of rope for any purpose subjects it to varying levels and modes of tension, bending, friction, and mechanical damage, as well as a wide range of environmental variables such as temperature, and chemical exposure. Regardless of the application, as fiber rope is exposed to particular service conditions, it will begin to suffer some level of degradation. Maximizing rope performance and safety involves selecting the correct rope, using optimal handling during its use, and retiring it from service before it creates a dangerous situation. Ropes are serious working tools, and when used properly, they will give consistent and reliable service.