Black Diamond RURP

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Used in bottoming, incipient cracks, the Black Diamond Rurp aid tool has opened up otherwise unclimbable passages.


Made for big wall routes, the Black Diamond wired RURP(TM) is a necessity for shallow, bottoming features and hairline cracks.


The time-tested solution for aiding on super-thin cracks. Deserves a place on every big wall rack. Strong and durable 4130 CrMo steel with wire-cabled string. Direct aid only; ideal for bottoming cracks or hairline fissures. May work when other pieces will not. Strength dependent upon placement and rock quality. Weighs only .5 oz..


The Black Diamond RURP wired piton is a thin-crack aid tool for use in bottoming cracks or hairline fissures.

- Mountain Gear