This V15 Jib Sheets is Alpha Ropes SSR tapered to 5/32 in Samson Amsteel Blue in the center. It is designed to be cow hitched in the center to the jib. The thinner Amsteel keeps the weight low and tacks around the mast faster.
The main line used for this mainsheet is a high performance, Alpha Ropes SSR line. Alpha Ropes SSR single braid line is extremely versatile. This light, strong, abrasion-resistant and durable rope is popular among Olympic sailors and performance cruisers alike. SSR will not absorb water. It's soft feel and no kink properties make SSR an all-around great sheet line. If you loved Maffioli's Swiftcord and are looking for a replacement, SSR is nearly identical.
- Diameter: 5/16 in (8mm)
- Line: Alpha Ropes SSR - High Performance, Dyneema SK-75/Cordura single braid; minimal stretch; low water absorption; durable.
- Center line: Samson Amsteel Blue - High performance - Dyneema SK-75 & Polypropylene single braid line has minimal stretch and zero water absorption.