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    Quote Originally Posted by pgibson View Post
    Yah they make it in 2 sizes, 1.75 MM (that is what I carrie) it is rated to 400 pounds, and in 2.?? mm (I think it is 2.2mm but BPL says 2.5mm ) and is rated at 650 pounds. I plan to carry the larger size at some point also but for now the 1.75mm is all I have in stock.
    Hey Paul - how anti-tangle is that 1.75mm stuff you sell - if used for tarp guy-lines? Braided Mason's line is miserable to work with, it tangles so easily, I'm curious about the differences. Is this stuff more stiff?
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    Quote Originally Posted by sclittlefield View Post
    Hey Paul - how anti-tangle is that 1.75mm stuff you sell - if used for tarp guy-lines? Braided Mason's line is miserable to work with, it tangles so easily, I'm curious about the differences. Is this stuff more stiff?
    yo sclittlefield--I know both these cords. I use a lot of the 1.8 Lash-It. Compared to mason's line it is considerably more stiff and less prone to tangle, but it will still tangle.

    I dunno, for tarp tie-outs I'll typically do the figure-8 wrap thing around my fingers to bundle the cord up, and that pretty much takes care of tangles with whatever cord I'm using. For that application and that way of tidying up the cord it probably doesn't make a difference. But for a ridgeline, say, where some considerable force might find its way....I like the Lash-It.

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