Bungee Cord


Bungee cord is sold by the foot. It is available in 1:1 stretch 12 mm soft, medium and hard stretch.

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Bungee cord is sold by the foot. It is available in 1:1 stretch so it stretches twice its length. It is 1/2″ or 12 mm in diameter. Hard bungee has more resistance than medium or soft. The weight limit for bungee is 175 pounds. Bungee cannot be left exposed to sunlight as the UV rays will deteriorate the bungees. It is advised to use at least 3 bungee cords for each attachment point on the dancer. Making individual cords is advised. The medium bungee is best for dancers weighing 130 to 145 pounds. A combination of medium, soft, or hard is used to achieve the type of bounce you want in your bungee dance or bungee fitness. The combination is weight specific for each dancer. Clamps and tool to make bungee dance cords available.

Made in the USA.
Size: 12 mm black sleeve covers the multiple elastic strands which make up the bungee cord. The bungee stretch varies with each batch.
The hard bungee typically has a 100% stretch, but after use this stretch can extend to 120%
Medium bungee typically stretches 120% to 140%
Soft bungee typically stretches140% to 160% but after use can have stretch of 190%
The breaking strength is 325 pounds.
It is recommended to have enough bungee strands for no less than five times the person’s weight.
Bungee will stretch more when it is hot so this must be factored in. Also, the cover is UV sensitive so you cannot expose your bungee to sunlight. When using outdoors, cover your bungee when not in use and keep out of the heat as much as possible.
If performing where there is heat over 68 degrees, your bungee will stretch more no matter what type it is.
The bungee has a life and must be examined prior to each use and must be retired and replaced depending on the use pattern.
Each use is different. You must weigh the person using the bungee to ensure you have the correct number of bungees for their weight. Guessing a person’s weight is not accurate.
It is recommended to have experience when using bungee for any use involving acrobatic or dance use.

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For Orders going to Canada: You will pay an additional broker fee if you choose UPS as your carrier. This fee is in addition to the shipping cost and the duties and taxes charged.

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