BlueWater Ropes 8.4mm Excellence
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Move nimbly through the alpine world without dragging extra weight by bringing Bluewater Excellence 8. 4mm Half Rope. Despite a slim 8. 4mm profile, the Excellence defines its name by boasting a tightly braided double-pick sheath for extra durability, and at a mere 45 grams per meter you won't feel bogged down by unnecessary bulk. Bluewater added a Double Dry treatment, so even in surprise drizzle you know you won't be bogged down by water weight.
Gear up for your next trip up those high, icy peaks with the 8.4 mm Excellence Dry rope from BlueWater Ropes. Added weight is ever-present on your mind, but the compact Excellence won't be adding much despite its strength and durability thanks to a slim, tightly braided double pick sheath that makes for quick clipping.
- Mountain Gear
The 8.4mm Excellence Dynamic Rope by BlueWater is the ultimate alpine half rope. The Excellence combines light weight and compact size with high performance. This high strength, hard wearing rope features a slim, quick clipping profile with a smooth, tightly braided double pick sheath. Completely redesigned for 2008 .
The Bluewater Excellence is a medium-width half rope for wandering alpine rock and ice pitches where you want to reduce drag and not bring a separate rope for double-length rappels. A low impact force coupled with a soft hand eases your mind when you're runout over dubious gear. Doubled over, the Bluewater Excellence works great when you want to simluclimb between the hard pitches. Bluewater Excellence Specifications: Diameter: 8.4 mmWeight: 45 g/mUIAA Falls: 7Impact Force: 5.9 kNElongation: 11%Sheath Slippage: 0