Rope UK

  Rope – ‘A length of thick strong cord made by twisting together strands of hemp, sisal, nylon, or similar material.’ Evidence suggests that the use and making of rope goes back as far as 28,000 years ago, when impressions of cordage were found on fired clay in Europe.  The ancient Egyptians however were the […]

Galvanised Chain

Galvanizing is the process of applying a protective zinc coating to steel chain to prevent rusting. The most effective method is hot-dip galvanizing (HDG), which involves submerging the chain in a bath of molten zinc. This zinc coating is sacrificial which means that when exposed to a hostile environment (sea water) it will eventually disappear, […]