Melges 32 Secondary Backstay Cascade: HTS 99
The Melges 32 Secondary Backstay Cascade HTS 99 Line is made from New England Ropes HTS-99 and has eye splices on each end. This line is a ultra-light Dyneema SK-99 fiber line. It has increased strength and excellent creep resistance.
This secondary backstay is luggage tagged to the pad eye on the port side of the transom, run up and through the floating block, back down and through a single on the transom, and attached to the double block that the traveler control line runs through.
- Diameter: 3/16 in. (5mm)
- Line: New England Ropes HTS-99.This high performance Dyneema SK-99 high-modulus fiber has increased strength and excellent creep resistance. Size-for-size this 12-strand line has the same strength as steel, yet is so light it floats.