The Rob Allen Ant line is Dyneema and is 1.9 mm. The spear line has a 180kg breaking strain. It’s braided so that it has increased stiffness which reduces tangling. The Dyneema flat braid line’s soft line is used inside bungees and has strength equal to the spear line.
Dyneema® is one of the world’s strongest fibres. This fibre has excellent dynamic properties, is not affected by water, and has excellent durability, ultraviolet light stability and overall versatility. It is not surprising that today’s best performing spearfishing equipment are using Dyneema fibre.
How to use 1.9mm Rob Allen Ant line Dyneema:
- Cord bridles
- Ultra-tough spear line
- High strength reel cordage
- Noise-free rigging attachment
Check out the Tutorial video on how to rig your spear with Dyneema:
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Interesting facts about Dyneema
Dyneema fibre is 15x stronger than steel at the same weight. As well as its extraordinary strength, it excels in cut and abrasion resistance and has a high resistance to chemicals and UV.
Known as the world’s strongest, lightest fibre – 15 times stronger than steel, yet floats on water.
Spectra and Dyneema are chemically the same material: Ultra-High Molecular Weight Polyethylene. Different companies have different names.