Superior stretch shock cord

Ecoflex polypropylene (PP)


Fruit and horticultural industry:  Anti-birds nets - Hail protection nets - Anti-insect nets - Frost protection covers

Sport and leisure: Sport nets - Bicycle tensioner - Outdoor seating - Protective nets

Camping: Awnings and tents

Fishing: Lobster and crab crates

The superior stretch shock cord designed to be comfortable to use has a lower price and is perfectly suited for b-to-c or Do It Yourself markets.

The W56 Ecoflex shock cord is covered with high tenacity PP with U.V. resistant agents in its core. Its composition is similar to the W55.


The PP covering offers good protection to abrasion, enabling the shock cord to be used in all types of situations; lashing tarps, making homemade tensioners or for leisure purposes such as sport nets, protective nets or bicycle tensioners.

The Ecoflex PP shock cord was designed to be easy to use. Its soft stretch allows workers to pull it or knot it without too much effort; the inner core unique feature keeps the shock cord round when cut making it easier to fit accessories.

The Ecoflex PP shock cord has a high elasticity perfect for professional uses requiring a soft stretch or Do it yourself markets.


The Ecoflex PP shock cord provides one of the highest strength at break in our product range, offering good security for users.



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10 and 20 meters lengths
6 mm Black10 m80 /AW5606NO/10
6 mmBlack20 m40 /AW5606NO/20
8 mmBlack10 m40 /AW5608NO/10
8 mmBlack20 m20 /AW5608NO/20
8 mmBlue20 m20 /AW5608BL/20
8 mmGrey20 m20 /AW5608GI/20
10 mmBlack10 m24 /AW5610NO/10
10 mmBlack20 m12 /AW5610NO/20
100 meters reels
6 mmWhite100 m8 /AW5606WI
6 mmBlack100 m8 /AW5606NO
6 mmNato green100 m8 /AW5606OG
8 mmWhite100 m4 /AW5608WI
8 mmBlack100 m4 /AW5608NO
8 mmNato green100 m4 /AW5608OG
10 mmWhite100 m2 /BW5610WI
10 mmBlack100 m2 /BW5610NO
10 mmNato green100 m2 /BW5610OG
Nominal diameter in mm 6 8 10
Yarn type 900 Denier Polypropylene
Number of threads in the yarn 32 48 80
Colours Black - White - Blue - Grey - Yellow - Red - Green - Olive Green
Net weight per 100 m in Kg 2.3 4.3 6.5
Strength in N at 25% stretch 17 20 32
Strength in N at 50% stretch 22 27 44
Strength in N at 75% stretch 28 34 57
Strength in N at 100% stretch 39 41 71
Elongation at break in % 230 240 240
Strength at break in Newton 696 1098 1599
Tolerance on stretch and break +/- 25 %
Range of use 25 to 75 % elongation

Outer covering:   HIGH DENIER UV resistant INDUSTRIAL YARN

  Denier Linear density Break tenacity Breaking strength Breaking elongation Elongation CV Oil Content
Unit D dtex Cn/dtex N % +/- %
Test Value 900 1015 3.4 34 33 2.8 2

 Inner core:            Mono thread of natural extruded rubber with anti UV agents