Natural Manila Rope (1/2
Natural Manila Rope (1/2
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Natural Manila Rope (1/2" - 2" Coiled)


What is Manila Rope?

Manila rope, sometimes referred to as “hemp rope”, is manufactured from the strongest natural fibers available of the abaca plant grown in the Philippines. Manila rope provides high strength with very good resistance to abrasion and low stretch.

Common Industries for Manila Rope

Manila rope is used in a wide range of industries including:

  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Industrial
  • Marine
  • ...and much more!

Common Applications for Manila Rope

Popular uses include:

  • Decorative Rope
  • Dock Railings
  • Bridge Rails
  • Outside Rope Fencing
  • Landscape Rope
  • Climbing Rope
  • Exercise Rope
  • Tug-o-War Rope
  • ...and much more!

Benefits and Characteristics of Manila Rope

This natural fiber rope is biodegradable. Manila rope is affordable and is known for its strength and resistance to sunlight and saltwater. Knots of manila rope hold firmly when exposed to UV light and water.

Normal Size Diameter Normal Size Circ. Coil Weight lbs/600ft Minimum Breaking Strength*
1/4" 3/4" 9.83 lbs 405 lbs
5/16" 1" 14.26 lbs 650 lbs
3/8" 1-1/8" 20.92 lbs 911 lbs
7/16" 1-1/4" 26.88 lbs 1305 lbs
1/2" 1-1/2" 38.42 lbs 1788 lbs
9/16" 1-3/4" 53.16 lbs 2190 lbs
5/8" 2" 72.39 lbs 2970 lbs
3/4" 2-1/4" 90.63 lbs 3645 lbs

*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.