EnkalonĀ® Twine

High tenacity nylon twine, twisted and braided.

max. elongation 30%
spec. gravity 1.14 
melting temperature 215-220 ºC

Enkalon® quality

Van Beelen Group manufactures twisted and braided Enkalon® LongLife twine. This high quality nylon twine, mostly used as twine for making and reparing netting, is available in LongLife (LL) and PL quality. PL twine has been delevoped especially for pelagic fishing, with high strength and high elasticity.

Made to order: our customers can ask us to make the twine more or less firm than the standard, just as meets their need. 

Enkalon® LongLife Braided twine

 Diam. [mm]
runnage [m/kg] 
linear breakload [kg] 
knot breakload [kg] 
2.0  300  183 219
2.5 190 290 348
3.0  135 373  448
3.5  112 448  538
4.0 95 535 642
5.0 70 760 912
6.0 54 963 1107
8.0 35 1650 1897

Enkalon® PL Braided twine

Braided twine with high strength and high elasticity: Enkalon® PL twine

 Diam. [mm]
runnage [m/kg] 
linear breakload [kg] 
knot breakload [kg] 
2.0  315  210  272
2.5 212 300 379 
2.7  182 343  430 
3.0  152 396  493 
3.5  125 482  597 
4.0 107 592 679
4.5 88 682 831

Enkalon® LongLife Twisted twine

 Den -Diam. [mm]
runnage [m/kg] 
linear breakload [kg] 
knot breakload [kg] 
210/23 - 1.0  1500 35 40
210/27 - 1.2 1220 43 49
210/36 - 1.3  1005 52  60
210/48 - 1.5  750 70  81
210/60 - 1.7 520 101 116
210/78 - 1.9 430 122 140
210/108 - 2.1 330 159 183
210/132 - 2.5 260 202 232
210/156 - 2.7 225 233 268
210/180 - 3.0 185 280 322 
210/240 - 3.5 135 389 447
210/312 - 4.0 105 500 575
210/408 - 4.5 82 640 736
210/624 - 5.5 54 875 1006
210/864 - 6.5 40 1120 1288
210/1080 - 7.5 30 1490 1713 
210/1296 - 8.0 24 1580 1817
210/1440 - 8.5 22 1700 1955 
210/1728 - 9.5 18 2160 2484
210/2160 - 10.5 15 2700 3105