Customer Service: (800) 268-2141 (M-F 7AM to 5PM)

Login or change user || View Account

Your cart: Items, View Cart || Checkout

Double Esterlon 5/8” Rope image

Double Esterlon 5/8” Rope

(Rollover thumbnails to change pic, click to enlarge)
 Double Esterlon Rigging Line Buy a Reel for the Best Per Foot Price  Double Esterlon Rigging Line

Double Esterlon 5/8”

Buy Double Esterlon 16mm (5/8”)

200' w/ 6” Eye
By the Foot

**Reels of rope are charged a flat shipping fee in the continental US. Spools of rope up to 9/16" ship for $25 in areas covered by our free shipping offer. Spools of rope 5/8” and larger ship for $50 in these areas. Regular shipping rates apply in other areas.

Additional Splice Options

Add custom-sized eyes, additional eyes, or eyes in bulk rope

Hand-spliced Tight Eye
Hand-spliced 5” Eye
Hand-spliced Eye - Custom Size

Leave instructions for which splices go with which ropes in the 'comments' field during checkout, along with the sizes for any custom size eyes, and any instructions for thimbles, rope snaps, or other hardware to add to the splice. (Hardware must also be present in your cart to add it to the splice.)

16mm (5/8”) • double-braid • 17,000 lb ABS • 2% elongation at 10% ABS • 13.7 lb per 100' • spliceable

5/8” is a very common size for tree rigging line, and Yale Double Esterlon makes a great rigging rope in the 5/8” size. With high strength and low weight, Double-Esterlon provides consistent, reliable performance. Double-Esterlon is given a Urethane Maxijacket coating which enahnces the durability and abrasion resistance of the rope. 5/8” double esterlon is a great all-around tree rigging rope, with plenty of strength for most jobs. If you need even more strength, check out Double Esterlon in the 3/4” size.


This Item Ships free!* No-hassle Returns Ask A Question

Customer Reviews

Additional Features

  • Abrasion-resistant
  • Low stretch
  • High strength / weight ratio
  • Torque-free construction
  • Spliceable
Manufacturer : Yale
Made in : USA
Diameter : 5/8” / 16mm
Average Strength : 17,000 lb / 7,711 kg
Construction : Double-braid
Material : Polyester
Wt. per 100’/100m : 13.7 lb / 20.4 kg
Elastic Elongation : 2% at 10% ABS
Hand Spliceable : Yes
Sewn Spliceable : No

Safety & Technical Information

ANSI Z133-2012

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released the ANSI Z133 safety requirements which apply to arboriculutral operations.

Arborist rigging lines must be used within their Working Load Limits. (Use of a green log weight chart can help to keep loads within the Working Load Limit of the rigging systems) .

This rope meets ANSI Z133-2012 standards.

The full ANSI Z133 safety requirements are available on our tree care standards page.


Yale Video on Energy Absorption in Rigging Lines


Iron Street Rope Splicing Class-1 Double-braid Splice Video

Email Newsletter

Free WesSpur Catalog

Customer Service

WesSpur Facebook Icon WesSpur YouTube Channel Icon WesSpur Instagram Icon