Rope Selection Tool

Use this selection tool to help select the proper rope diameter for your application.


  • Use this tool as a Guide only, many factors are at play in determining the proper rope size for your application such as slope, terrain type, vehicle weight, etc.
  • We recommend selecting a rope diameter that is rated for 4 times the weight of the vehicle – Be sure to include any modifications into your weight calculation. If you expect to use the recovery rope in extreme situations, you may opt for one size larger.
  • Vehicle recovery is a dangerous task involving heavy loads, we recommend following proper recovery guidelines at all times.

Type of Vehicle (Selection)


ATV / UTV (2 or 4 Seat)
  • ½” Minimum Breaking Strength 7,400 lbs
  • ¾” Minimum Breaking Strength 19,000 lbs