CHAFE is a very tough material, with the highest impact strenght of any thermoplastic presently made. It has extremely low moisture absorption and very low coefficient of friction, is self lubricating and is highly resistant to abrasion (15 times more resistant to abrasion than carbon steel). Colour black.
It is a pressure sensitive tape using ultra high molecular weight polyethylene film with an aggressive acrylic adhesive.
UHMWPE with acrylic adhesive on liner, black, 250 micron (10mil), different widths and lenghts 3m
- dragging lines over the deck
- mooring ropes
- mast and spreaders
- under the boom to protect it from spinnaker/gennaker sheet
- around the pad eyes for blocks and hardware