Rope Netting Glossary

When purchasing rope netting products, first we need to know the meaning of various terms and how to choose the right rope netting products. Here, we list some common terms and give their definitions to help you know how to choose the right rope netting.

Knotted netting net knot diagram
Net knot

It refers to the joint between knotted net bars as shown in the left.

Knotless netting mesh joint diagram
Mesh joint

It refers to the joint between knotless netting bars as shown in the left.

Rope net mesh bar diagram
Bar/rope net mesh bar

It refers to a section of net cable between two adjacent knots or between net joints as shown in the left marked with 2 is the rope net mesh bar.

Rope netting mesh diagram
Mesh

It refers to the mesh shape made of net cables woven into designed shape. It generally presents diamond, square or hexagonal shapes as shown in the left marked with3 is the mesh.

Rope netting bar length diagram
Bar length

It refers to the distance between two adjacent knots or the center-to-center distance between net joints when the bar is fully stretched yet not elongated. It is expressed as a in millimeters

Rope netting mesh length diagram
Mesh length

It refers to the distance between diagonal knots or the center-to-center distance between net joints when the mesh is fully stretched yet not elongated. Diamond or square mesh is expressed as 2a and hexagonal shape is expressed as 4a in millimeters.

Rope netting inner diameter diagram
Inner diameter of mesh

It refers to the distance between diagonal knots or the inner distance between net joints when the mesh is fully stretched yet not elongated. It is expressed as Mj in millimeters.