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The Edelweiss Canyon 9.6 mm rope is a type B low-stretch rope made of a polyester-polyamid composite sheath, with Everdry treatment. The rope has a high resistance to abrasion whilst remaining supple in use. Compared to a standard polyamid sheath, the shrinkage in water is reduced by a factor of 3.
The Specs Rope: Type B Diameter: 9.6 mm Breaking Strength: 21 kN Strength with Figure-of-8 Knot: 14 kN Number of Falls Factor 1: 12 Impact Force Factor 0.3: 4.2 kN Elongation 50/150 kg: 4.5% Sheath Slippage: 0% Knotability: 0.98 Shrink in Water: 1% Sheath Percentage: 44% Weight: 59 g/m Material: Polyamide / Polyester
Lowering down a big chunk of vertical real estate is just the beginning. When your rappel ends in a frigid pool, you need to know you've got reliable gear. Feel confident in your trusty Edelweiss Canyon Static 9. 6mm Rope. Treated with EverDry, this abrasion-resistant cord won't pick up as much water weight as comparable, untreated models. Unlike many of its peers, the Canyon Static shrinks by a mere 1% in water, and weighs in at just 59 grams per meter.
Edelweiss Canyon Rope is designed specifically for canyoneering applications. With an Everdry coating and a sheath made from nylon and polyester, this rope sheds water like a husky sheds hair. All Edelweiss static lines are designed to take up to a factor 1 fall. This extra margin of safety is key to your success in wild canyons across the globe. See the static rope section for more info on Edelweiss low-stretch ropes.
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