The 9.8mm Evolution Velocity 50m Bicolor is officially retired.You've found a page of history! The 9.8mm Evolution Velocity 50m Bicolor is no longer produced by Sterling and it is not available to buy from major online retailers. You can still check out all the specs and claim your ownership.
9.8mm Evolution Velocity 50m Bicolor
Just like the solid Velocity this 9.8mm rope has it all and is our most popular of the Evolution series. Just the right amount of stiffness, so your rope doesn't flop during critical clips and its silky smooth sheath withstands abrasion and slides effortlessly to reduce rope drag.
What makes Sterlings BiColor ropes unique and a leader in industry is the dramatic color change in the middle. Finding the center is easy, quick and accurate, even in low light situations. These ropes have the same construction and award winning performance as their single color namesakes.
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|Weight|| 62.0 g/m|
6.834 lbs / 3100 g
|Diameter (millimeters)||9.8 mm|
|Length (meters)||50 m|
|UIAA Falls (Single / Half / Twin)||6 / - / -|
|Dynamic Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||26.4 % / - / -|
|Static Elongation (Single / Half / Twin)||8.6 % / - / -|
|Impact Force (Single / Half / Twin)||8.80 kN / - / -|
|Sheath Proportion (%)|||
|Sheath Slippage (mm)|||
|Type of Middle Mark||Bicolor|
|Rope End Marker||None|
|Certification||CE, EN, UIAA|
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Pro climber talks about Sterling ropes, why he chooses 9.4mm Fusion Ion2 and 9.8mm Evolution Velocity.
In this video Joey Kinder talks about 9.8mm Evolution Velocity of Sterling Rope, he explains why he chooses this rope.
In this video Whitney Boland talks about her life, her struggle against a chronic disease and climbing, she explains why she chooses Fusion Nano, Fusion Ion2 and Evolution Velocity ropes.
Anna and Matteo talks about their life, climbing and Sterling Ropes, they explains why they use Sterling Rope.
In the fall of 2014, when Kitty Calhoun and I made our gear list for climbing Tangerine Trip, a big-wall aid route on El Cap in Yosemite, it was I who said “I got the lead rope”. I had been climbing with my 9.8mm Evolution Velocity for a summer and it had proven itself with strength, durability, and handling. Just what you need when you’re about to head up the biggest piece of rock there is in the lower 48!