Polyester sailboat lines are an economical, UV stable, hardwearing material that is relatively lower stretch. These lines will have a longer life than some of the higher performance options.
Double braids – Classic double braid polyester lines that are widely used on cruising boats for most any running rigging applications and provide good service life.
Small diameter braids – Other specialty polyester lines include tightly woven, small diameter control lines mostly used on dinghies.
Specialty sheet braids – Some single braid polyester lines and specialty double braids have been developed to make them easier to hold by hand and prevent knotting making them excellent mainsheets on small boats.