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Features of the Maxim Platinum 9.8mm Climbing Rope Permanent connection between core and cover Warning Track tracer system Endura 2x-DRY treatment Designed to minimize drag in quick draws Designed for trad and sport routes Great for developing routes
New England Ropes Climb Maxim Platinum 9.8mm X 70m 7360114. It is available in 9.8mm and 10.3mm. Both sizes feature the Warning Tracer system. The tracer color changes to indicate the mid-point and also changes to red to indicate the ends of the rope.
The first dynamic climbing rope on the market with a permanent connection between core and sheath, the Maxim Platinum 9.8mm x 70m dry rope holds up to hard use and glides easily through quickdraws.
The Maxim Platinum 2x Dry Climbing Rope is the first dynamic climbing rope with a permanent connection between core and sheathe. Some ropes have their cores bonded to the sheathe with a laminate, and others don't have any connection at all, but this Platinum version actually has the core and sheathe woven together to eliminate sheathe slippage and enhance overall handling for the rope's life. Maxim didn't stop there though; the Platinum also has a permanent middle marker made out of yellow stringers woven into the rope's center so the marker stays visible for life. The Tracking Tracers are red stringers woven near the rope's ends to warn you when you're nearing the end of the rope. A rope this innovative deserved the best Dry treatment, so Maxim's 2x dry treatment coats both core and sheathe to meet UI's strict standards of limited water absorption. This treatment is also aggressively abrasion-resistant for long-lasting durability.