When you're pushing for the summit, the Black Diamond 7.9 is the tool for the job. Designed to be used in pairs as a half or twin rope, the 7.9 comes with a tough sheath and dry treatment, making it perfect for alpine or multi-pitch objectives.
Ideal for long alpine routes and tricky weather windows, the Black Diamond 7.9 is built for the mountains. Featuring a tough sheath that uses a 2X2 weave construction to lengthen the ropes lifespan, the 7.9 also boasts a dry treated core and sheath, which protects it from the inside out against moisture.
With easily identifiable middle markers, these ropes are specifically designed to be used in pairs as half ropes or twins for an alpine or multi-pitch set-up, making them perfect for anything the mountains have to offer.
Dry PerformanceWith a core and sheath that are dry treated, these ropes are protected against weather from the inside out
2X2 Woven Sheath weave construction, built to withstand everyday use
Durability and Handling BalancePurpose-built to balance both durability and great handling, these ropes are not too stiff and not too soft, giving you a great feeling rope that knots easily, feeds through your belay device with ease, yet holds up to a barrage of use
Half/twin ropes must be used in pairs. Do not use as a single rope.
Rope Type : Half/Twin
UIAA Factor Falls : 6 [Half] 16 [Twin]
Weight Per Metre : 39 g (1.38 oz)
Static Elongation : 6.7% [Half] 7% [Twin]
Dynamic Elongation : 34% [Half] 32% [Twin]
Impact Force : 5.4 kN [Half] 7.8 kN [Twin]
Sheath : Dry 2X2 Woven Sheath
Sheath Slippage : 0%
Halfway Mark : Yes
Black Diamond Climbing Rope 7.9 mm x 60 m Dry Purple
For orders below £30 it's currently a very reasonable £3.50 charge.
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