Sterling Rope Evolution Duetto 8.4mm
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Ideal for long wandering routes, run-outs, ice climbs or sketchy trad leads; with the Evolution Duetto, two is better than one. A mid-range half rope for your go-to climbing quiver, the Duetto's 8.4 mm diameter is neither fat nor frighteningly skinny; the smooth, high-twist sheath and unique core allow the Duetto to be durable and easy to handle while reducing drag through gear and over rock. The Duetto is the half rope to turn to when you need something a little thicker than Sterling's Fusion Photon.
The Sterling Evolution Duetto is a confidence inspiring dynamic climbing rope (even with a skinny diameter of 8.4 mm), thanks to a nice firm hand. A smooth, abrasion-resistant sheath glides over snow and ice and through gear effortlessly.-- DryCoat(TM) sheath protects the rope from water absorption, eliminates weight increase, increases performance in cold, wet weather and slows the wear of rope considerably-- Sterling DryCore(TM) treatment reduces yarn-on-yarn abrasion and moisture absorption of core yarns-- Firm hand makes clipping easy-- Outstanding performance-- While you can go shorter for glacier travel and backcountry skiing, this 60 meter is up for alpine rock adventures, rappels and double rope use-- Proudly made in the USA
Lightweight and easy to handle-see for yourself why the Sterling Evolution Duetto Alpine Touring Climbing Rope has been used for glacier travel and backcountry skiing for years.
The next step in climbing rope technology, the Sterling Evolution Duetto Dry AT Rope boasts all the right credentials to help you up your alpine project. With a slim 8. 4mm profile but just the right amount of stiffness, the Evolution Duetto slides through 'biners like butter and all but eliminates your rope drag concerns. A low impact force rating of 6. 5 kN indicates minimal stresses during even your more dicey lead falls.