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Control DPX - Samson

Control DPX - Samson

Construction: Dyneema/Polyester with DPX technology

A combination of Dyneema with Samson's DPX technology for a lightweight, strong line that is cleat and winch friendly. DPX improves the grip and gives it the soft hand feel of a spun polyester. Easily spliced making it work well on sheets and control lines.

Common Applications:
Good control line on keelboats. Jib sheets, mainsheets or spinnaker sheets on dinghies or small keelboats.

Spliceable: Yes Full Spools: 636ft. (10% Discount on Full Spool Purchase)
Size Tensile Strength (lbs) Weight in Lbs/100ft.
Inches Millimeters
5/16 8 9,300 2.90
3/8 9 11,000 3.60

Please Note: Line is priced and sold by the foot.

SMDPX516 Control DPX: 5/16"(8mm) Price: $1.34 SMDPX38 Control DPX: 3/8"(10mm) Price: $2.06


Ph.D. - Yale

Ph.D. - Yale

Construction: Spun Polyester Twisted Over Spectra 1000

Performance handling. Delivered. Ph. D. line from Yale features a Spectra core sleeved with polyester fibers with Yale iGrip coating for the most secure grip. Comfortable, almost fuzzy hand feel makes it easier to grip. On winches it grips the surface securely so fewer wraps are needed with less slipping. Knots and hitches hold tightly even in high load applications. Ph. D. offers the softness and flexibility found in other Dyneema blended single braids combined with less elongation and improved durability. Extremely fast running through multiple purchase systems.

Common Applications:
Good mainsheet on keelboats. Jib sheets, mainsheets and spinnaker sheets on dinghies and small keelboats.

Product Review:
These products have been reviewed on APS' Blog, The Stern Scoop; take a look for more information.

Spliceable: Yes Full Spools: 582ft. (10% Discount on Full Spool Purchase)
Size Tensile Strength (lbs) Weight
in mm lbs kg lbs/100ft kg/100m
1/4 6 4,300 1,955 1.3 0.6
5/16 8 6,800 3,091 2.1 1.0
7/16 10 8,500 3,864 2.8 1.3
1/2 12 13,300 6,046 4.2 1.9

Please Note: Line is priced and sold by the foot.

YCPHD14 Ph.D Racer.: 1/4" (6mm) Price: $1.04 YCPHD516 Ph.D Racer.: 5/16" (8mm) Price: $1.60
YCPHD716 Ph.D Racer.: 7/16" (10mm) Price: $2.15 YCPHD12 Ph.D Racer.: 1/2" (12mm) Price: $3.19


Racing Sheet - FSE Robline

Racing Sheet - FSE Robline

Construction: Dyneema SK-75 & Nylon Blend

Single braid Dyneema SK-75 and special textured nylon is easy to hold on to, runs well and is low stretch. The braid gives it low-kink properties. Easy to splice. Does not absorb water so it stays light. It even floats.

Common Applications:
Good mainsheet on keelboats and dinghies. Jib sheets, mainsheets and traveler lines on dinghies.

Spliceable: Yes Full Spools: 636ft. (10% Discount on Full Spool Purchase)
Size Tensile Strength (lbs) Weight in Lbs/100ft.
Inches Millimeters
3/16 5 1,570 .81
1/4 6 2,470 1.21
5/16 8 4,260 2.10
3/8 9 5,390 2.55

Please Note: Line is priced and sold by the foot.

RBLRS532 Racing Sheet: 4mm (5/32") Price: $0.52 RBLRS316 Racing Sheet: 5mm (3/16") Price: $0.75
RBLRS14 Racing Sheet: 6mm (1/4") Price: $1.15 RBLRS516 Racing Sheet: 8mm (5/16") Price: $1.88
RBLRS38 Racing Sheet: 9mm (~3/8") Price: $2.40


Salsa - New England

Salsa - New England

Construction: Dyneema SK-75 & Spun Polyester Blend

Your hands will love this new, soft, and exceptionally strong single braid, constructed with a blend of Dyneema SK75/Spectra 1000 plus spun and filament polyester. Salsa Line is easy to grip, and has proven to be a great kink-free sheet for larger dinghies and keelboats.

Common Applications:
Good control line on keelboats. Jib sheets, spinnaker sheets or mainsheets on dinghies. Nice mainsheet on keelboats to 35'.

*** Note on Diameter - diameter for this line is measured with a slight load. Without a load, this line may appear to be thicker than it's nominal diameter.

Spliceable: Yes Full Spools: 600ft. (10% Discount on Full Spool Purchase)
Size Tensile Strength (lbs) Weight in Lbs/100ft.
Inches Millimeters
1/4 6 2,850 1.70
5/16" 8 3,650 3.00
3/8" 10 5,800 3.50

Please Note: Line is priced and sold by the foot.

NESL14 Salsa Line: 6mm (~1/4") Price: $1.03 - $1.13 NESL516 Salsa Line: 8mm (~5/16") Price: $1.21 - $1.34
NESL38 Salsa Line: 9.5mm (~3/8") Price: $1.86


Swiftcord - Maffioli

Swiftcord - Maffioli

Construction: Dyneema SK-75 & Cordura Blend

Originally designed for Olympic class boats, it's found favor on larger boats as well. This blend reflects is a new concept that relies on proven material and construction techniques. Neither the Dyneema nor the Cordura absorb water, so the line remains light at all times. Dyneema supplies high working loads and the softness of spun Cordura makes Maffioli easy to handle and cleat. Expect to see more of this line. The more it's used, the more uses it has.

Common Applications:
Any type of control line on dinghies and big boats. Main and jib sheets on dinghies, sport boats and keelboats.

Spliceable: Yes, 3/16" Diameter and Up Full Spools: 656ft. (10% Discount on Full Spool Purchase)
Size Tensile Strength (lbs) Weight in Lbs/100ft.
Inches Millimeters
~1/8 3 880 0.4
~5/32 4 1,300 0.6
~3/16 5 1,750 0.8
~1/4 6 2,870 1.5
~5/16 8 5,050 1.8
~3/8 9 6,635 2.1
~7/16 10 7,770 3.4

Please Note: Line is priced and sold by the foot.

GMSF18 Swiftcord: 3mm (1/8") Price: $0.37 GMSF532 Swiftcord: 4mm (5/32") Price: $0.56
GMSF316 Swiftcord: 5mm (3/16") Price: $0.74 GMSF14 Swiftcord: 6mm (1/4") Price: $1.02
GMSF516 Swiftcord: 8mm (5/16") Price: $1.77 GMSF38 Swiftcord: 9mm (3/8") Price: $2.14
GMSF716 Swiftcord: 10mm (7/16") Price: $2.63

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