The offered GOP Dori Rope (8-TAR) is a great rope for general industrial applications as well as rigging applications. It does great in the outdoors and tough elements of nature. Can be seen being used for lines to tie down or hold back boats in marine applications. It is not as round as twisted rope and coarser to the touch. It is less prone to kinking than twisted rope and, depending on the materials. The GOP Dori Rope (8-TAR) is very efficient.