Various ropes are available, like:

  • Brake barrel

  • Pull brake rope

  • Pawl brake rope

  • Luffing rope


Hempex rope is a durable, synthetic hemp, available in various thicknesses.

For some applications natural fiber is also available, like Manila.



Brake Barrel

Brake barrel, with a crown fastened to the brake chain.

(see also: Photos of work, detailed photos)