More information on Small Diameter Double Braids:
These lines, classified as small diameter double braids, are designed for small keelboats and dinghies for use as control lines and occasionally as halyard rope.
Standard small diameter double braids are made using durable and long lasting polyester. Offered in a variety of colors, these lines are perfect for all your control lines where super-low stretch isn’t the priority but cost is. Perfect for spinnaker halyards on boats up to 22’ – nubby 8-plait covers make the line slightly stiff so it zings out during douses. They offer a superior feel that is super grippy in cleats and your hands.
Premium small diameter double braids are the best for halyards and control lines for small boats. Most are equipped with a dyneema or vectran core that makes them higher in strength with much lower stretch. As an added bonus these lines don't absorb water either.
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