The strongest, most durable small diameter ice braid. R8 Precision Braiding and fiber technology provide superior strength, roundness and line consistency. 832 Advanced Ice Braid has 8 fibers (7 HMPE Fibers plus 1 GORE® Performance Fiber) and 32 weaves (pics) per inch. GORE® Performance Fibers add incredible fray and abrasion resistance for unmatched durability. HMPE Fibers provide high strength & sensitivity, small diameter & hydrophobic water-repellent protection that resists freezing.