A pictoral representation of UIAA-101 and EN-892 standards for ropes.
8.5mm Lithium II 60m 2xDry
Half rope with outstanding ratio weight/durability, designed for alpinism on rock, snow or ice, the Lithium is built with outstanding durability and optimized weight. It has a very low impact force and a very high UIAA fall rating. With the Supereverdry option, it offers unparalleled performance in wet and abrasive conditions.
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|Weight|| 48.0 g/m|
6.349 lbs / 2880 g
|Diameter (millimeters)||8.5 mm|
|Length (meters)||60 m|
|Rope Type||Half (Double)|
|UIAA Falls (Single / Half / Twin)||0 / 12 / 0|
|Dynamic Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||0.0 % / 35.0 % / 0.0 %|
|Static Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||0.0 % / 11.0 % / 0.0 %|
|Impact Force (Single / Half / Twin)||0.00 kN / 5.60 kN / 0.00 kN|
|Dry Treatment||Sheath & Core (aka Supereverdry)|
|Sheath Proportion (%)|||
|Sheath Slippage (mm)||0 mm|
|Type of Middle Mark||None|
|Rope End Marker||None|
|Certification||CE, EN, UIAA|
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.