Sterling Rope Evolution Helix 9.5mm Rope 6000-649

Sterling Rope Evolution Helix 9.5mm Rope

6000-649
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Description

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A skinny all-rounder, this 9.5mm line has low impact forces and bantam-weight touches for sport and trad lines. A firm in-hand feel makes clipping easy. The smooth, tight sheath prevents drag through gear and over rock.

  • Weight and diameter suit trad and sport climbing.
  • 41% sheath percentage increases durability.

Tech specs

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Weight
  • 3.54kg (Yellow)
  • 4.13kg (Neon Green)
Ideal for Rock climbing
Type Single (‹ 9.6mm)
Treatment

Dry ropes have a water-resistant treatment on both core and sheath. Dry (UIAA certified) ropes have both core and sheath treated, plus meet the UIAA Water Repellent standard by passing a stringent test where a soaked rope cannot absorb more than 5% of the rope's weight.

Non-dry
Length
  • 60m (Yellow)
  • 70m (Neon Green)
Dynamic elongation

Maximum elongation in the first UIAA test fall, where a weight is attached to the rope and then dropped. Higher numbers indicate stretchier ropes.

31.9%
Static elongation

In controlled tests, a weight is suspended from the rope (not dropped). Higher numbers indicate stretchier ropes.

7.2%
Impact force

The amount of force, in kN, that the first UIAA fall puts on the falling object. Less impact force puts less force on the climber, belayer, and protection during a fall.

8.9kN
Linear weight 59g/m
Diameter 9.5mm
Halfway pattern change No
UIAA fall rating

Indicates the number of consecutive falls a rope withstood during testing in a controlled environment. The number is for reference only, and does not indicate the number of falls a rope will withstand during actual use or over its lifespan.

7
Made in USA