Static Ropes

Brands

PMI
New England Ropes / Maxim
Petzl
BlueWater Ropes
Sterling Rope
Advanced Base Camp
Mammut
Edelweiss
Metolius
Singing Rock

Price

less than $25
$25 - $49.99
$50 - $99.99
$100 - $199.99
$200 - $299.99
$300 and above

Recent Static Rope Reviews

PMI Max-Wear Sport 11mm

rated 5 of 5 stars This is a tough rope. One of the longest lasting ropes on the market. Doesn't work well with certain devices like ATC's or Petzl Stop. Very resistant to abrasion, good for jugging. I have used these ropes for the past 9 years for cave exploration. Good quality and last longer than other ropes. It takes more abrasion and doesn't burn as easily during fast rappels. A good buy if you need a tough rope. Full review

New England Ropes / Maxim KM III 3/8"

rated 5 of 5 stars As a person who deals with climbing ropes on a near-daily basis, I find New England Ropes to be the best on the market. The Maxim KM III is an example of a quality, static rope and is my choice in situations that do not warrant a dynamic rope. I have been using New England's dynamic and static ropes for nearly 13 years on the Adventure Challenge Courses I manage. I think they are the best ropes in the industry. I've gone through dozens of ropes and belayed thousands of climbers. I've never had a… Full review

Petzl Vector 11 mm

rated 2 of 5 stars I only used it once for some rappels and ascent with jumars. I'm disappointed with the rope overall. I know static rope are supposed to be stiff and abrasion resistance but the Petzl Vector is way too stiff. Hopefully it will loosen up with a few more use out of it. It's so stiff it might as well be a cable. Hard to even tie a simple figure 8 knot on it. Full review

BlueWater Ropes 8.0mm Canyon Pro

rated 5 of 5 stars Absolutly the finest rope I have ever used and owned! Full review

Top-Rated Static Ropes

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user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
PMI Max-Wear Sport 11mm reviewed May 3, 2015
user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
New England Ropes / Maxim KM III 3/8" reviewed Apr 25, 2013
user rating: 2 of 5 (1)
Petzl Vector 11 mm reviewed Jun 27, 2009
$227 MSRP
user rating: 5 of 5 (1)
BlueWater Ropes 8.0mm Canyon Pro reviewed Oct 6, 2006
PMI 11mm Classic Static EZ Bend
$1 - $135
Sterling Rope Canyon Tech
$214
Sterling Rope 9MM HTP Static
$116
Advanced Base Camp 1/2" Static Rope
$134
Mammut Performance Static 11mm
$200 - $249
BlueWater Ropes 9.2mm Canyon
$270
BlueWater Ropes 10.3mm Big Wall
$186
BlueWater Ropes 10.5mm BlueWater II
$178
BlueWater Ropes 8mm Canyon Extreme
$390
Edelweiss Canyon Static Line 10mm
$120
BlueWater Ropes 7/16 inch Assaultline
$138 - $147
Mammut Performance Static 9 mm
$200
Sterling Rope Canyon C-IV Rope
$192 - $253
BlueWater Ropes 9.5mm Haul Line Rope
$187
BlueWater Ropes 8mm Canyon Pro DS
$363
Edelweiss Static Caving 9mm
$100
Metolius Monster Static
$242
Edelweiss Canyon 9.6mm Static
$140
Sterling Rope 11mm SafetyPro
$174
Sterling Rope 7/16" SuperStatic2
$319
BlueWater Ropes II Plus
$139 - $352
Mammut Performance Static 10 mm
$210 - $399
Edelweiss Static Caving 10.5mm
Edelweiss Speleo 9mm
Sterling Rope 7/16" HTP Static
$152 MSRP
Sterling Rope 7/16" SuperStatic
$155 MSRP
Sterling Rope 3/8" SuperStatic2
BlueWater Ropes Canyonline Rope 9mm
BlueWater Ropes 7/16 inch BlueWater II
Edelweiss Cevian Unicore 11.5 mm
Singing Rock Static R44 10.5
Edelweiss Static Caving 11mm
Singing Rock Static R44 11mm
Edelweiss Static Caving 10mm
Edelweiss Speleo 10mm
 
Advanced Base Camp Static Rope 11mm
Edelweiss Speleo 11mm

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