Sport and Leisure Rope
Our production capacity and design capabilities has led to the evolution of shock cord and rope products for sport and leisure markets.
Sport & Leisure rope is used in a vast array of sports. We offer rope and shock cord in reels or in assemblies for activities such as: dinghy sailing, wind surfing, kiting, parachuting, paragliding, snow-sledging cords, kayaking, camping, zip wire braking systems, rugby scrummaging machines, resistance training, gym equipment, boxing rings, golf equipment and sports ground boundary ropes (including golf courses and cricket boundaries). We also supply our shock cord assemblies into Formula One motor racing engine vibration testing.
Our production capacity and design ability has led to the evolution of great leisure products: skipping ropes, tug ‘o’ war ropes, chinese puzzles, diablo and juggling ropes, magician’s cords, bungee runs and trampolines, and back packing all use and specify our products.
Bespoke colours and colour-ways are made to customer specifications as well as “special” designs.
To find out more about our sport & leisure products, get in touch with our technical sales team on:
+44 (0)1706 360363
For the sports and leisure market, Power Bands are a high strength shock cord assembly, having stainless steel, galvanised steel, nylon or aluminium thimble(s) and are bonded with 2 servings of whipping to ensure strength under heavy loads. We also supply with soft eye terminations, double-whipped or crimped and covered. We can make to customer specifications or drawings, or design suitable Power Bands in consultation with customers.
Power Springs deliver a unique combination of power and load characteristics that offer a high-performance alternative to coiled springs.
From 1.5mm diameter and upwards, Ibex Marina supplies an extensive range of braided and 3 strand ropes in natural and synthetic yarns, solid and multi-coloured, as well a vast range of assemblies and cut lengths, such as tug-o-war and skipping ropes, dog leads, pull cords and lanyards. We also supply a large range of NSN numbers, both as rope and assemblies.
DYNEEMA®-COVERED SHOCK CORD
Dyneema® is an UHMwPE (Ultra High Molecular weight Polyethylene) or HMPE (High Modulus Polyethylene) fibre developed by DSM.
On a weight for weight basis, it is 15 times stronger than steel wire.
It is hydrophobic and does not absorb water.
Dyneema® is chemically inert, and performs well in dry, wet, salty and humid conditions, as well as other situations where chemicals are present.