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When you're pushing for the summit, the Black Diamond 7.8 is the tool for the job. With a burly sheath and a full dry treatment, it handles the onslaught of the mountains and can pair with a second rope for belaying and long rappels.
- Summit Hut
Ideal for tricky weather windows when the light is right on long alpine routes, the Black Diamond 7.8mm x 60m half rope is built for the mountains. A durable Endurance sheath adds abrasion resistance.
Black Diamond Climb 7.8 Rope - 60M - Fulldry Dual Purple F60 BD323010DUPRF601. 8 Half Rope is built for the mountains. Featuring a burly Endurance sheath that uses a unique 1X1 weave construction to lengthen the ropes lifespan and make it more abrasion-resistant the 7.8 is also boasts a dry treated core and sheath which protects it from the inside out against moisture. The BD 7.8s are specifically designed to be used in pairs as half ropes (or in a twin configuration) for an alpine or multi-pitch set-up that can handle anything the mountains have to offer.
You trust their Camalots, harnesses, and climbing gear when you're on multi-pitches and alpine routes, so you know you can trust Black Diamond's new 7. 8 FullDry Rope when you're ascending summits in faraway places. This is Black Diamond's skinniest in the new rope lineup, and its sheath is just as durable as the rest of them to assure longevity on sharp, edgy rock. Black Diamond treated this rope with FullDry for the water-resistance required for mountaineering in inclement weather.
The Black Diamond 7.8 FullDry Rope is a half/Twin rope for long alpine climbs to the mountain summit. When the ice and Snow routes Are calling, the dry treated core and sheath will hold tough, protecting the rope itself and helping it last longer. It's also abrasion-resistant to handle whatever you're getting into. This rope is built to be used in pairs, so don't forget the second one. Features of the Black Diamond 7.8 FullDry Rope Certified as a Twin and half rope FullDry treatment Endurance sheath
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