How to use Edelrid rope, safety, storage, transport, care, lifespan and replacement with instructional pictures.
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8.5mm Kestrel 50m Dry
For those who value minimum diameter and weight with a maximum degree of strength and safety. At 44 g per meter, you still have comfortable handling while belaying and with the EDELRID Dry Shield treatment you have a double rope of unrivalled quality and performance for the mountains.
|Weight|| 48.0 g/m|
5.291 lbs / 2400 g
|Diameter (millimeters)||8.5 mm|
|Length (meters)||50 m|
|Rope Type||Half (Double)|
|UIAA Falls (Single / Half / Twin)||16 / 00|
|Dynamic Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||29.0 % / 0.0 % / 0.0 %|
|Static Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||9.5 % / 0.0 % / 0.0 %|
|Impact Force (Single / Half / Twin)||6.40 kN / 0.00 kN / 0.00 kN|
|Sheath Proportion (%)||50.0 %|
|Sheath Slippage (mm)||0 mm|
|Rope End Marker||None|