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Features of the Petzl Tango Half 8.5mm Rope Rope specifically for multi-pitch Climbing Use as half or Twin rope Greater longevity and ease of use UltraSonic Finish: the core and the sheath Are bonded together at the rope ends; gives greater durability and avoids frayed ends ClimbReady Coil: specific coil makes the rope ready for use; helps the user avoid initial uncoiling mistakes and increases longevity Diameter facilitates belay device usage Middle Mark: indicates the middle of the rope to facilitate maneuvers EverFlex treatment: special thermal treatment stabilizes the core strands and improves consistency Offers excellent grip and consistent handling over time
The combination of its skinny diameter and ultralight weight makes the Petzl Standard Climbing Rope perfect for multipitching whether you want to use it as a half or twin rope. Its UltraSonic finish bonds the sheathe to the core in order to eliminate frayed ends and enhance its overall durability, and an EverFlex treatment ensures excellent handling and gives this rope a good grip for many years. It has a low-impact force rate when you use it as a double, and a high fall rating when you pair it up with another rope. The middle mark helps you identify the center of the rope for speedy rappels, and the ClimbReady Coil lets you uncoil the rope without tangles.
With an 8.5 mm diameter, the Petzl TANGO 8.5 half rope is designed for multi-pitch climbing. Thanks to the thickness of its sheath, its flexibility and its durability, it is easy to use with belay devices.
- Mountain Gear