Pair of long-eye needles
Ino-Rope’s long-eye splicing needles are equipped with a Dyneema® loop which can be connected to a fixed point when making your splice. Therefore, the needle is suitable for splicers who prefer to block the splicing needle and then to pull on the rope in order to feed their splice through. Our pair of long eye needles with optimised dimensions to fit a maximum of different splices. Need a helping hand to get started or to perfect your skills? Click here to watch our ropework tutorials.
- Optimised dimensions to fit a maximum of different splices.
Specifications and application:
- 1 x 18 cm needle for braids from ø 1,5 mm to ø 4 mm Application: small textile connectors, loops, splices on small diameter ropes
- 1 26 cm needle for braids from ø3mm to ø6mm up to ø10 mm for supple braids like covers
Application: small and medium splices, loops, textile connectors
Along eye splicing needle is a metal rod that is quite stiff, folded in two (forming a long eye) and ending with a handle. It works in the opposite manner of a hollow needle. The splice is made by pulling the needle and not by pushing it.
Furthermore, the core is passed through the eye (like a thread passed through the eye of a Any questions? See our file on splicing needles.