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Sterling Rope Fusion Photon 7.8mm Dry Climbing Rope - The Fusion Photon 7.8mm Dry Climbing Rope by Sterling Rope gives new meaning to the saying, less is more! The preferred choice by advanced climbers and Sterling Team members the Fusion series ropes are designed for the highest level of performance. Intended for climbers embarking on ice, mixed, glacier and trad climbs, the Photon 7.8mm rope has an enviable combination of durability, incredible handling, and a featherweight construction. If you want an extra layer of breath easy insurance, simply pair the Photon 7.8mm rope with any additional certified rope. If you are looking for a lightweight and durable rope then you have found it with the Sterling Rope Fusion Photon 7.8mm Dry Climbing Rope!
On Sale. Free Shipping. Sterling Rope Photon 7.8mm Rope FEATURES of the Sterling Rope Photon 7.8mm Rope Manufactured to have the perfect ratio of skinny diameter and light weight, without compromising performance A diameter of 7.8mm and weight of only 41 grams per meter make the Photon small and light, making rope drag less of a concern over long pitches Tested and certified as a twin making it the right rope for any two rope system Sterling's first half rope that is also certified as a twin Sterling Rope's proprietary DryCore Available in both standard and dry finish
Lightweight, dry treated, and made for use as both a half and twin rope, the Sterling Fusion Photon Dry Climbing Rope is great for long rock climbs, ice climbing, and mountaineering.
The Fusion Photon is Sterlings first half rope that is also certified to twin. It was manufactured to have a perfect balance of diameter to weight. Designed to round out the Fusion series as a performance half rope, the Photon is small and light, making rope drag less of a concern over long or windy pitches.
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