Supplier Focus: Selma
Selma is a Norwegian manufacturing company which produce a single product, the SELMA splicing fids. A set of rope splicing fids; sometimes called needles, manufactured from highly polished stainless steel.
This product patented range of five fids will handle yacht lines and hollow braided lines from 3.5 to 14 mm diameter as well as three-strand rope up to 28 mm diameter. Selma rope splicing needles are used in most rope splicing applications, from eyes to soft shackles and tapers.
Anyone that has ever spliced a double braid rope will have used a SELMA fid.