"Chatham Hemp" rope takes it’s name from our site and is still made on the Ropewalk for you today. It used to be made from hemp found in the Sativa plant but now made from the Flax plant, more commonly known as hemp or flax this 3 strand rope with its soft fibres and natural colour make it the perfect choice for Stair Banisters and Barrier ropes. Also great for making dog toys and parrot perches. Our 4 strand Chatham Hemp is used as gymnasium ropes as friction burns are reduced.
Uses for Chatham Hemp:
Important: Make sure you buy the right diameter as rope swells. Click here if you need advice before ordering
** Please note that larger sizes of rope are made a little over size, if an accurate size is important please call our office before ordering on 01634 823890 **