BlueWater Ropes 9.1mm Icon

Retailers' Descriptions

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BlueWater's 9.1mm Icon Rope is a single rope that's skinny but tough. The Icon's 35% sheath mass remains stiff and drags less to minimize the abrasive effects of rocks and dirt.

- Mountain Gear

BlueWater Ropes Climb Icon 9.1 mm-Standard-Blue Bicolor-60 m 569160BIBLGR. The problem with most skinny ropes is overall performance is diluted when chasing a minimum diameter and weight. They really are not designed with the user's best interest safety and longevity in mind. The Icon has a 35percent sheath mass with a tight braid so the rope does not become floppy and has less drag which means less abrasion from running across rock. Try an Icon as your next skinny rope. We believe you'll be amazed at this new design when compared to other skinny ropes.

- CampSaver.com

Skinny little ropes lack the longevity and bombproof peace of mind that fat workhorse ropes do, right' Wrong. The Blue Water Ropes 9. 1mm Icon Single Climbing Rope offers undiluted performance with a slender diameter. With a 35% sheath mass and tight braid to keep the rope from becoming floppy over time, the design of the Icon decreases the amount of drag, which means less abrasion as you drag it over innumerable pitches of granite or sandstone. At a dainty weight of 55 grams per meter, you'll barely feel it while you're on the sharp end, but you'll sure know it's there when you whip thanks to its 5 UI fall rating.

- Backcountry.com

The all new Icon single rope is designed to be a great wearing skinny rope. The problem with most skinny ropes is overall performance is diluted when chasing a minimum diameter and weight. They really are not designed with the user's best interest - safety and longevity in mind. The Icon has a 35% sheath mass with a tight braid so the rope does not become floppy and has less drag which means less abrasion from running across rock. Try an Icon as your next skinny rope. We believe you'll be amazed at this new design when compared to other "skinny" ropes. Note that this item of climbing safety equipment is non-returnable. Please call us toll free at 877-236-8428 or e-mail bentgate@bentgate.com with any questions.

- Bentgate.com

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