Manila rope is a natural fibre rope made using abaca fibres.
Manila rope is very durable and flexible rope, some resistance to salt water damage. However, Manila rope will rot after a period of time when exposed to saltwater.
Manila rope is the strongest natural fibre rope available.
Available in sizes 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8" & 3/4".
Sold by the foot or in full box quantities.
Size Breaking Strength Full Box Length Weight Per Foot
1/4" 540lbs. 1250ft. 0.02lbs.
3/8" 1,215lbs. 600ft. 0.04lbs.
1/2" 2,385lbs. 600ft. 0.07lbs.
5/8" 3,960lbs. 600ft. 0.13lbs.
3/4" 4,860lbs. 600ft. 0.16lbs.