Beaded rosaries are gaining popularity.
Known as a beaded, strung or flexwire rosary. The beads are strung on professional jewellers flexible beading wire.
This durable wire is made from 49 strands of stainless steel, bundled together and encased in nylon. Extremely strong; it offers 26 lbs. of tensile strength, natural drape and reliability.
The wire is crimped for closure and wire guards are used at connecting points of the rosary to protect the wire from frays. Although not completely unbreakable, when handled with care the beaded rosary is extremely long lasting.