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Re: Do I need (depower) trim for Peak4?

Postby Smeagle » Fri Apr 21, 2023 10:02 am

bitxopalo wrote:
Fri Apr 21, 2023 9:48 am
Hi Smeagle, which is the reason of using core+cover? I am using 4mm DX CUP, https://www.premiumropes.com/dx-cup
Is a similar solution?
I need a loop on one side, so I need a spliceable line. I couldn't find a thin splicable line, which can stand the use in a ClamCleat. I tried several, but no luck. The combination thin core line + cover works very good.

Here is an example. New line, after ~4 Sessions: (LIROS DPL 4.5mm)

The weave in the line is so loose, it is pushed together(compressed on one side of the cleat.
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The rope you linked IS a line consisting of Core + Sheeting/cover! The only difference is, it is already sheeted! In my applicatione I do the splice and add the sheeting ot the spliced line. Best of both worlds. Only problem is the need to really stretch out the line fully before sheeting.

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Re: Do I need (depower) trim for Peak4?

Postby bitxopalo » Fri Apr 21, 2023 5:13 pm

DX CUP is spliceable, but only the core, the strength of the cover is missed.


But core is narrower than your solution core.

I will try to get the materials to try it :thumb:


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