Polypropylene Twine


This twine is an economical, all purpose twine made from polypropylene yarns and is plied and extruded into various sizes to add either yield or strength. The twine is put-up in 10 Lb. center pull cartons. There are 4 of these 10 Lb. boxes to a master carton. This twine is a very popular general purpose tying twine and is ideal for baler, binder, or lumber yard twine. It can be used as a tie down for tarps, banners or cover, and has been also used as a “fish-line” in certain electrical applications. It is available in a variety of sizes and strengths with some of the more popular sizes listed below.

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SIZE PLY(STRANDS) FEET/LB APPROX TENSILE*
1050 1 1050 100
1050 3 350 300
850 1 850 140
850 2 425 280
850 3 280 400
550 1 550 230
550 2 275 450
550 3 180 675
350 1 350 370

*SAFE WORK LOAD – Safe working load is 5-20% of the listed tensile strength depending on the age and condition of the rope. Refer to Cordage Usage for details.