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#53301 - 06/21/05 11:44 AM Greenlee Rope Repair  
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Can a Greenlee double braided rope have a new eye spliced on if the original one got cut off?

Would this have to be sent to Greenlee to do or is there a rope splicer that can do it?

I know how to splice an eye in a single braided rope. Every electrician should know how. But double braided?

These are expensive ropes. I would like to save them.


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#53302 - 06/21/05 11:59 AM Re: Greenlee Rope Repair  
Mike Wescoatt  Offline
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Check these pages out. I know the riggers in the theatre I used to work at would do this all day long. Depending on the rope the splices can be fairly simple on a braided rope.
Break out yer' fid n' spike! http://www.samsonrope.com/home/recmarine/splicing/index.cfm

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