Introducing Nautilus Braids
WHO ARE WE?
Nautilus Braids is a 100% NEW ZEALAND owned and operated company, specialising in the design and manufacture of high performance ropes, using state-of-the-art machinery and sourcing the best quality imported fibres to produce customised ropes of varying sizes, construction and colour
With a lifetime's experience in textiles and yachting,
Ian McFarlane set up the company in 1994, based on the philosophy of low cost and low overheads, using the most modern braiding equipment. Ian has designed and built our own twisters to incorporate flexibility and develop higher performance products. We use the best quality imported fibre to produce the highest quality braided ropes.
The Nautilus Team
Nautilus Braid are a dynamic team of dedicated ropemakers with over 50 years combined experience in research, rope and yarn making. We are able to make products to suit your requirements.
We specialise in customised products for the discerning buyer.
OWNER of NAUTILUS BRAIDS
DIRECTOR/OWNER of nAUTILUS
Extensive scientific background in textiles, product innovation and management. Keen sailor.
MANAGER AT NAUTILUS BRAIDS bACKGROUND AS SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST IN TEXTILES. Also a keen sailor.
to meet your needs
Nautilus Braids are a dynamic team of dedicated ropemakers with over 50 years of combined experience in research, rope and yarn making. Our mission is to make the highest quality ropes with state-of-the-art machinery whilst providing very cost competitive products that do not compromise performance.