Edelrid Apus Rope Review

Edelrid Apus Pro Dry 7.9mm : First Hand Rope Review

This review is written by guest author and all-around humble badass Jeff Shapiro. For me, my rope isn't just a…

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How Climbing Ropes Are Made

How Climbing Ropes Are Made (at Edelrid)

Earlier this year we travelled to Germany and toured Edelrid’s headquarters and rope making facility. We…

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Review_Edelrid Skimmer 7.1 Pro Dry

Edelrid Skimmer 7.1mm Pro Dry Ropes: First-Hand Review

WeighMyRack's ice climbing ambassador Kirk Turner reviews the Edelrid Skimmer 7.1mm Pro Dry ropes after an icy…

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or summer market Harnesses Ropes Crashpads

2018 New Climbing Gear: Ropes, Harnesses, Crash Pads

We went to the Outdoor Retailer trade show at the end of July to document and film all the new climbing gear…

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2016 rock climbing ropes

10+ Ropes coming out in 2016

See video, pictures, and details of all the new ropes coming out in 2016 from Beal, Edelrid, Edelweiss, Maxim and…

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A dynamic and static rope in one?! Meet Edelrid’s Rap Line II

Have you ever been in the unwelcome rappelling situation where your lead rope is caught and the only other cord…

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Edelrid’s 9.2mm Topaz Rope, with a surprise for the consumer

Finally, a rope with a happy ending for the consumer. Want a bicolor rope for only $20 more than a solid colored…

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Athlete’s Choice: JP Ouellet’s Favorite Ropes

Athlete: Crack climbing machine JP "PeeWee" Ouellet History: JP's been climbing for over 20 years and has used…

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BlueWater Icon and Wave Skinny Ropes

BlueWater’s Skinny Ropes: Icon & Wave

Before we get to the news of the Icon 9.1 and Wave 9.3, we feel it's our duty to give you a little background on…

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Beal Opera 8.5mm Rope

Beal Opera 8.5mm, Lightest & Skinniest Single Rope

Beal has been on a roll recently, presenting mind-blowing ropes and continually one-upping themselves in…

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Learn to Inspect your climbing rope and when to retire it

How to Inspect a Climbing Rope (When should I retire my rope?)

Rope inspection will be the most helpful step in determining when to retire your rope. Knowing what to look for…

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All the 29 Brands That Make & Sell Climbing Ropes 5

All the 29 Brands That Make & Sell Climbing Ropes

We list all the 29 brands and manufacturers who sell/make dynamic climbing ropes, alphabetically. Beal –…

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