A pictoral representation of UIAA-101 and EN-892 standards for ropes.
8.5mm Soarer Dry 50m
♦Thick sheath for great compact and extent lifespan
♦Double braid sheath construction
♦Thermo Shield Treatment
♦Dry finish treatment, dirt and water repellent
♦Duo Tec-permanent mid-rope marking
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|Weight|| 49.0 g/m|
5.401 lbs / 2450 g
|Diameter (millimeters)||8.5 mm|
|Length (meters)||50 m|
|Rope Type||Half (Double)|
|UIAA Falls (Single / Half / Twin)||12 / 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|
|Dry Treatment||Sheath & Core|
|Sheath Proportion (%)||49.0 %|
|Sheath Slippage (mm)||0 mm|
|Rope End Marker||None|
The UIAA equipment standard provides a baseline for equipment performance in a test lab under controlled conditions on new equipment. Although these test conditions are relevant to the conditions encountered climbing, conditions encountered at the crags and the condition of the equipment are equally important. This recommendation from the UIAA member federation The British Mountaineering Council (BMC) provides vital equipment information that is NOT explicitly addressed in the standard, particularly failure modes of the equipment and recommendations for the use, inspection, maintenance, and retirement of equipment.