The Three Stand Nylon Construction gives Elasticity and can absorb sudden Shock Loads including Harbor Surges and Wakes. This Nylon Rope has Excellent Strength, Durability and Abrasion Resistance and is Resistant to Oil, Rot and Mildew. It has Excellent Resistance to Sunlight (UV Protection). Please note, storing all Ropes away from Sunlight will Increase Longevity. This rope has a Professional Pre-Spliced 12” Eye and a Long, Dependable Service Life.