Rope Accessories

Rope Accessories

We have a range of rope accessories for a variety of uses.  

These include a range of Splicing Fids in various sizes and lengths.  The below provides a description of how to select the correct size Fid.

Splicing Fid Length Description

The length of the splicing tool called a "fid", may or may not have a 1:1 correlation with the fid length for a given rope diameter.  

Fids are used for splicing ropes easily.  These are made of stainless steel, with a wooden handle.  

Fid Length Description

  • FID  385EM - For 20mm upward rope 
  • FID  305EM - For 16mm to 20mm rope 
  • FID  280EM - For 10mm to 16mm rope 
  • FID  220EM - For mm to 10mm rope

We have found this website really useful.  Click on this link to be taken to the website for the rest of the instructions on how to splice this rope and for other splicing information including knots etc.  

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