Rope and Splicing
One-Stop Rope Solutions
Riggtech is your one stop shop for all rope / cordage and wire requirements. Performance is as important as safety at sea. That’s why we offer a complete range of hand-spliced anchoring rope, mooring rope, and specialty rope.
Riggtech provides splicing services to both sailing and motor yachts. We work in partnership with Donaghy’s (a high-quality rope supplier) and hardware suppliers to refine and improve splicing production methods to provide optimal outcomes. Our massive range of sizes, colours and cordage types, combined with your choice of countless shackles or snap shackles are readily available for producing only the best quality final outcome appropriate for varying load requirements.
Through our trusted partner of 30 years Donaghy’s, we offer rope with a combination of cutting-edge fibres and innovative technologies designed to withstand everything from the blistering sun to heavy weather conditions that Australia and the world has to offer.
If you have a problem, we can fix it, whether it be chaffing issues, sheaves / blocks, clutches, winches or halyard retrieval etc.
We offer expert advice as; it is critical to get the right rope for each job. We take into account the need for both high performance and aesthetic qualities, so the rope compliments the boat. Our high quality and durable solutions also take into consideration appropriate lengths, stretch, wear points, working loads and break loads to ensure smooth and safe sailing.
- Polyester / Double Braid
- Dyneema Core with Polyester Jacket – Superspeed
- Dyneema Core – Winchline
- Chafeguard – Protective Dyneema Sleeving for High Abrasion Areas
- 3 Strand Nylon Anchor / Dockline
- 3 Strand Silver Rope
- 8 Plait Nylon Anchor Line
- Super Braid
- Shockcord – Elastic
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Splicing we do:
- Docklines (3 strand, nylon)
- Rope to wire
- Anchor line / Anchor line to chain
- Chafe Guard / Jacket
- Tapered Ends to Reduce Weight
- Mousing Loops
- Stopper Slice
- Hi-Lo Splicing
- Jack Stays
We have even gone a step further than competitors and collaborated with a specialist UV coating company to develop a product we call 'Ropecoat'. This is a water-based, non-toxic paint, used to protect cordage from sun damage and increase its longevity, through stiffening and stabilising the braids. It is used by standard cruiser and racing yachts, as well as America's Cup Syndicates and other ocean racing yachts.
Head to our Online Shop to Purchase Ropecoat!