Sterling Rope Evolution Duetto 8.4mm
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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
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.
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.
Traverse snowy slopes, climb glaciated peaks and rappel into steep couloirs for epic ski descents with the Sterling Evolution Duetto Alpine Touring 8.4mm x 30m half rope. Small 8.4mm diameter and 30m length keep the weight down so you can haul the rope deep into the mountains. Sheath and core treatments protect against water and dirt, thereby increasing the durability of the rope. Kernmantle design features a stretchy core protected by a durable outer sheath which combine for strength and good handling. Sterling Evolution Duetto Alpine Touring 8.4mm x 30m half rope meets UIAA tests for falls, impact force and elongation.