A pictoral representation of UIAA-101 and EN-892 standards for ropes.
8.5 MM Ambition 60m Bipattern 2xDry
A lightweight half rope with great versatility and very high durability. All its specifications are designed to increase safety and broaden the range of suitable usage.
|Weight|| 46.0 g/m|
6.080 lbs / 2760 g
|Diameter (millimeters)||8.5 mm|
|Length (meters)||60 m|
|Rope Type||Half (Double)|
|UIAA Falls (Single / Half / Twin)||0 / 10 / 0|
|Dynamic Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||0.0 % / 35.0 % / 0.0 %|
|Static Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||0.0 % / 6.0 % / 0.0 %|
|Impact Force (Single / Half / Twin)||0.00 kN / 5.50 kN / 0.00 kN|
|Dry Treatment||Sheath & Core|
|Sheath Proportion (%)|||
|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.