XTC 16 Plus
XTC 16 is a tight braid consisting of 16 individual strands of polyester. A high-twist core of torque-balanced polyester keeps the construction firm and round, providing an extra measure of safety. XTC 16 is an excellent choice for both climbing line and bull rope due to its no snagging, abrasion-resistant construction and excellent energy absorption characteristics.
XTC 16 is Yale Cordage's finest and most popular rope. Incorporating all of the characteristics of the White, and adding visibility. Fully half of the cover strands are of bright red extrusion-dyed polyester, resulting in permanent coloration that won’t fade or run with use. In addition to strength and performance, Plus is ideal for color coding, reducing confusion and increasing safety on the job.
* Average break strength is based on spliced rope or capstans samples. Knots and abrupt bends significantly reduce the strength of all ropes and lower the design factor.