New England Ropes’ Safety Blue Ultra-Vee is the most eye-popping color of the popular 16-strand rope with the blue safety core. Also available in Safety Blue White, and Hi-Vee (fluorescent orange/white).
The high-visibility Safety Blue has the added safety of being very easy to see, even when dirty. Safety blue is treated with a special coating that helps to increase abrasion resistance and extend rope life. Safety Blue is a 16-strand single braid rope made from polyester and polyolefin fibers. Strong and lightweight (7 lb. per 100ft).
Quick Overview: 1/2” diameter, 7,000 ABS, 7 lb per 100’.
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WesSpur is happy to offer returns or exchanges on any equipment that is still in new condition. Our return policy is fairly simple and is meant to make your life easy. All regular stock items in new/unused condition may be returned for a full refund less shipping within 30 days of purchase. We do not charge restocking fees.
WesSpur can not accept the return of any used equipment or special-order items.
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|Diameter||:||1/2” / 12 mm|
|Average Strength||:||7,000 lb / 3,178 kg|
|Material||:||Polyester / Polyolefin|
|Wt. per 100’/100m||:||7 lb / 10.4 kg|
|Elastic Elongation||:||2.7% at 10% ABS|
Free Safety Blue rope splicing instructions from New England's web site: Download splicing instructions
Free splicing guide download from New England Ropes (Large file, save to desktop): Download New England Splicing Guide
The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has released the ANSI Z133 safety requirements which apply to arboriculutral operations.
Arborist climbing lines are required to have a minimum breaking strength of 5,400 lb (24 kN) when new, and should be no smaller than 1/2” (12.7mm) unless the employee has been trained in the use of smaller line (down to 7/16” / 11mm), and the line's working elongation should not exceed 7% at 540 lb load.
Safety Blue Ultra-Vee rope meets ANSI Z133-2012 standards.
The full ANSI Z133 safety requirements are available on our tree care standards page.