Twelve Plait Nylon rope is a synthetic single braid rope that provides strength and elongation. Nylon is the highest strength, stretch and shock absorbency of any synthetic rope. The torque free single braid construction helps prevent kinks allowing for easy handling. nlike most other rope types, it elasticity allows it to be able to absorb an initial shock load and return to form. It holds up to the wind and weather very well and can be stored wet, it will not rot. It is very pliable rope that can be easily spliced together.