Black Diamond 7.9 Dry Climbing Rope

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The 7.9 rope is designed as a dynamic duo, to be used in pairs. It can be used as a half or a twin rope for multi-pitch or alpine climbs.TECH SPECS- Rope Type : Half/Twin- UIAA Factor Falls : 6 [Half] 16 [Twin]- Weight Per Meter : 39 g (1.38 oz)- Static Elongation : 6.7% [Half] 7% [Twin]- Dynamic Elongation : 34% [Half] 32% [Twin]- Impact Force : 5.4 kN [Half] 7.8 kN [Twin]- Sheath : Dry 2X2 Woven Sheath- Sheath Slippage : 0%- Half Mark : Yes

- Gear.com

Black Diamond Climb ing 7.9 mm Dry Rope Orange 30m BD323011ORAN0301. 9 is built for the mountains. Featuring a burly sheath that uses a 2X2 weave construction to lengthen the rope's lifespan the 7.9 also boasts a dry treated core and sheath which protects it from the inside out against moisture. With easily identifiable middle markers the BD 7.9's are specifically designed to be used in pairs as half ropes or twins for an alpine or multi-pitch set-up making them perfect for anything the mountains have to offer.

- CampSaver.com

Ideal for long alpine routes and tricky weather windows, the Black Diamond 7.9 is built for the mountains. Featuring a burly sheath that uses a 2X2 weave construction to lengthen the rope's lifespan, the 7.9 also boasts a dry treated core and sheath, which protects it from the inside out against moisture. With easily identifiable middle markers, the BD 7.9's are specifically designed to be used in pairs as half ropes or twins for an alpine or multi-pitch set-up, making them perfect for anything the mountains have to offer.

- Black Diamond Equipment

The Black Diamond 7.9 Dry Rope is an alpine or multi-pitch rope for moving towards the summit. Constructed with a durable sheath, it's meant to withstand the alpine environment, as it is also dry treated to resist Snow, ice and rain. Intended for use as a Twin or half rope, so be sure to grab up a pair. Features of the Black Diamond 7.9 Dry Rope Dry Performance-With a core and sheath that Are dry treated, our dry treated ropes Are protected against weather from the inside out Meets UIAA water repellent requirement Half/Twin ropes must be used in pairs Do not use as a single rope 2X2 Woven Sheath-Utilizing a 2X2 weave construction, our standard sheath is built to withstand everyday use Durability and Handling Balance-Purpose-built to balanceboth durability and great handling The ropes Are not too stiff and not too soft, giving you a great feeling rope that knots easily

- Moosejaw

The 7. 9 Dry Climbing Rope is Black Diamond's skinniest line certified for both half or twin use. Exceeding UI's standards for water-resistance, this rope excels on ice climbs and glaciated mountaineering missions, and still performs on traditional, rock, and alpine routes just as well as Black Diamond's non-treated 7. 9mm option. Just like every BD rope, this one has a middle marker safely setting rappels.

- Backcountry.com

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