National Braiding Industries

National Braiding Industries is an ISO 9001 accredited company and views the quality and standard of both product and service as part of the integral success of the company. Our commitment to service and product excellence ensures our continued success in the manufacture of safety critical products.

Arrest ropes are used in various applications where Rope Access is required:

  • Search and Rescue – Mountain Rescue
  • Rope Access – Highrise Buildings – Construction Sites – Window Cleaning
  • Recreational Climbing – Absailing - Mountain Climbing
  • Static Lines

NBI are proud to be associated with the manufacture of the ARRESTA® range of ropes. ARRESTA® 11mm Static rope is manufactured specifically for use in the Rope Access and Construction Industries and is tested and certified by the SABS to meet EN 1891:1998 specifications.

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11mm Static Rope
NBI are proud to be associated with the manufacture of the ARRESTA® range of ropes. ARRESTA® 11mm Static rope is manufactured specifically for use in the Rope Access and Construction Industries and is tested and certified by the SABS to meet EN 1891:1998 specifications. CE 0082 certificate as attached refers.

With safety being our number one priority we have the ability to conduct on site tensile testing of all our ropes. This allows our customers peace of mind that our ropes conform to the required safety standards.

ARRESTA® 11mm Static ropes are manufactured using high tenacity polyester and polyamide to meet local and international standards.

As per EN 1891 requirements all ARRESTA® ropes can be identified by the regulatory external and Internal ID markers for traceability purposes. All ARRESTA® ropes are durable and tested to conform to the most stringent quality specifications.

ARRESTA® 11mm Static ropes are available in a range of colours and can be supplied in various join free packaging configurations from 30m to 200m lengths.

ARRESTA® ropes are coiled and supplied in shrink wrapped packages including instructions on the care, handling and treatment of your rope, thus allowing for an optimum lifespan of your ARRESTA® rope.

ARRESTA® Rope Specifications against EN1891 Requirements

11mm Static Rope
ARRESTA®
CE 0082 Test Report Results
ARRESTA®
EN1891: 1998
Requirements
Rope Diameter Average 11mm Not less than 8.5mm or greater than 16mm
Sheath Slippage 3mm – 0.2% 45mm Maximum
Elongation 50 – 150kg 2.5% Not to exceed 5%
Knotability 0.7mm Less than 1.2mm
Fall Arrest Peak Force 5.7KN <=6KN
Static Strength Test >=22KN >=22KN
Material Used Outer Polyester Polyester or Polyamide
Material Used Core Polyamide Polyamide
Rope Type A A