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Beta 520 Coated Webbing

60A Shore Hardness PVC low gloss

The Beta 520 Series is the closest thing to leather in the equine marketplace. Since its inception in 1999, the Beta 520 Series has steadily gained the trust of halter makers and tack makers alike. See our colors and profiles for Beta 520 options.

Width and Profile Options

Profile Thickness Break Strength (* See footnote below) Buckle Pull Strength (** See footnote below) Available Widths Adhesion
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B05 Ultra Thin
.030" - .040"
.76mm - 1.02mm
400lbs (181.437kg) 40lbs (18.144kg) 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 1", 1 1/2", 2" 10
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B05 Super Flex
.055" - .065"
1.40mm - 1.65mm
400lbs (181.437kg) 40lbs (18.144kg) 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 1", 1 1/2", 2" 10
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B10 Super Flex
.055" - .065"
1.40mm - 1.65mm
1000lbs (453.592kg) 200lbs (90.719kg) 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2", 2 1/2", 3", 4" 10
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B10 High Flex
.075" - .085"
1.91mm - 2.16mm
1000lbs (453.592kg) 200lbs (90.719kg) 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2", 2 1/2", 3", 4" 10
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B10 Standard
.095" - .105"
2.41mm - 2.67mm
1000lbs (453.592kg) 200lbs (90.719kg) 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2", 2 1/2", 3", 4" 10
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B10 Grooved
.095" - .105"
2.41mm - 2.67mm
1000lbs (453.592kg) 200lbs (90.719kg) 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2", 2 1/2", 3", 4" 10
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B10 Ex Thick Grooved
.125" - .135"
3.17mm - 3.43mm
1000lbs (453.592kg) 200lbs (90.719kg) 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2", 2 1/2", 3", 4" 10
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B10 Super Heavy
.140" - .160"
3.56mm - 4.06mm
1000lbs (453.592kg) 200lbs (90.719kg) 3/8", 1/2", 9/16", 5/8", 3/4", 7/8", 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2", 2 1/2", 3", 4" 10
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C05 Coated Rope
.230" - .240"
5.842mm - 6.096mm
500lbs (226.796kg) N/A 1/4" 10
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C08 Coated Rope
.285" - .300"
7.239mm - 7.62mm
800lbs (362.874kg) N/A 5/16" 10
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B30 Super Heavy
.130" - .160"
3.30mm - 4.06mm
3000lbs (1360.777kg) 700lbs (317.515kg) 3/4", 1", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2" 10
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B30 Super Heavy Grooved
.130" - .160"
3.30mm - 4.06mm
3000lbs (1360.777kg) 700lbs (317.515kg) 3/4", 1", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2" 10
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B30 Super Thick
.175" - .195"
4.45mm - 4.95mm
3000lbs (1360.777kg) 700lbs (317.515kg) 3/4", 1", 1 1/4", 1 1/2", 2" 10
* Break strength value is per inch of width. Example 2″ (50.8mm) is 2000lbs (907.1847kg) or 3/4″ (19.05mm) is 750lbs (340.194kg).
** All Buckle Pull Strength values are based on a 1″ wide specimen.

Flexibility of Coated B10 Web (pounds force to bend 4″ sample 90°) 2.04
Polymer PVC
Webbing PET
Appearance Matte
Abrasion Resistance (Scale of 1-10, where 1 is poor and 10 is excellent) 4
UV Resistance (Scale of 1-10, where 1 is poor and 10 is excellent) 9
Infrared Reflectance (Black) N/A
Modulus of Rigidity @ -35°C (PSI) 6070
Lash-Berg Stiffness @ 45k PSI (°C) -53.9
Tear Resistance Graves (lbs/inch) 180
Coefficient of Friction - Static 1.59
Coefficient of Friction - Kinetic 1.55
Low Temperature Brittleness (°C ǀ °F) -49 | -56
Glass Transition Temperature (°C) -55.5
Vicat Softening (°C) 55.3
Tensile (PSI) 1430
Modulus @ 100% (PSI) 715
Modulus @ 300% (PSI) 1280
Elongation (%) 270
Acetic Acid 20% (% weight change ǀ % volume change) 20.1 | 24.9
Unleaded Gas (% weight change ǀ % volume change) (-)13.3 | (-)9.7
ASTM Oil #1 (% weight change ǀ % volume change) (-)2.5 | (-)3.3
Sodium Hydroxide (% weight change ǀ % volume change) 0 | (-)0.1
Sea Water (% weight change ǀ % volume change) 0.2 0.2
Bleach (% weight change ǀ % volume change) 0.2 | 0.2

Color Options

WH521 Beta White 521 - WH521
Beta White 521 - WH521
TN525 Beta Tan 525 - TN525
Beta Tan 525 - TN525
WN521 Beta Wine 521 - WN521
Beta Wine 521 - WN521
BR521 Beta Brown 521 - BR521
Beta Brown 521 - BR521
BR522 Beta Brown 522 - BR522
Beta Brown 522 - BR522
BR523 Beta Brown 523 - BR523
Beta Brown 523 - BR523
BL520 Beta Black 520 - BL520
Beta Black 520 - BL520
VI521 Beta Violet 521 - VI521
Beta Violet 521 - VI521
RD522 Beta Red 522 - RD522
Beta Red 522 - RD522
PK521 Beta Pink 521 - PK521
Beta Pink 521 - PK521
OR522 Beta Orange 522 - OR522
Beta Orange 522 - OR522
GN528 Beta Green 528 - GN528
Beta Green 528 - GN528
GN524 Beta Green 524 - GN524
Beta Green 524 - GN524
GN522 Beta Green 522 - GN522
Beta Green 522 - GN522
BU522 Beta Blue 522 - BU522
Beta Blue 522 - BU522
YE521 Beta Yellow 521 - YE521
Beta Yellow 521 - YE521
YE527 Beta Yellow 527 - YE527
Beta Yellow 527 - YE527
PU522 Beta Purple 522 - PU522
Beta Purple 522 - PU522
PK522 Beta Pink 522 - PK522
Beta Pink 522 - PK522
BU52B Beta Blue 52B - BU52B
Beta Blue 52B - BU52B
GN529 Beta Green 529 - GN529
Beta Green 529 - GN529
CB521 Beta Coyote Brown 521 - CB521
Beta Coyote Brown 521 - CB521
TE521 Beta Teal 521 - TE521
Beta Teal 521 - TE521
BU521 Beta Blue 521 - BU521
Beta Blue 521 - BU521
GY523 Beta Grey 523 - GY523
Beta Grey 523 - GY523
OD521 Beta Olive Drab 521 - OD521
Beta Olive Drab 521 - OD521
BL520 Rope BL520 Rope - BL520 Rope
BL520 Rope - BL520 Rope
BR523 Rope BR523 Rope - BR523 Rope
BR523 Rope - BR523 Rope
BU522 Rope BL522 - BU522 Rope
BL522 - BU522 Rope
GN528 Rope GN528 Rope - GN528 Rope
GN528 Rope - GN528 Rope
RD522 Rope RD522 Rope - RD522 Rope
RD522 Rope - RD522 Rope
OR522 Rope OR522 Rope - OR522 Rope
OR522 Rope - OR522 Rope
YE527 Rope YE527 Rope - YE527 Rope
YE527 Rope - YE527 Rope

Reflective Colors

RD522 Beta Red 522 Reflective - RD522
PK521 Beta Pink 521 Reflective - PK521
OR522 Beta Orange 522 Reflective - OR522
GN528 Beta Green 528 Reflective - GN528
BU522 Beta Blue 522 Reflective - BU522
YE527 Beta Yellow 527 Reflective - YE527

*All colors shown are digital representations and may vary from actual coating color.

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