With a dry treated core and sheath that repels moisture from the inside out, the 30-meter Black Diamond 7.8 Glacier Rope is a half rope designed specifically to be used for glacier travel through crevassed terrain, mountain walking and emergency rappels. Featuring our durable Endurance sheath, which uses a unique 1X1 weave construction to lengthen the ropes’ lifespan and make it more abrasion-resistant, the BD 7.8 is built for lightweight mountain travel.
FullDry Performance: With a core and sheath that are dry treated, our FullDry ropes are protected against weather from the inside out
Endurance Sheath: With more material and a unique 1x1 weave construction, our Endurance sheath is abrasion-resistant and lengthens the lifespan of your rope
Durability and Handling Balance: Purpose-built to balance both durability and great handling, our ropes are not too stiff and not too soft, giving you a great feeling rope that knots easily, feeds through your belay device with ease, yet holds up to a barrage of use
Half/twin ropes must be used in pairs. Do not use as a single rope
Rope Type : Half/Twin
UIAA Factor Falls : [Half] 6; [Twin] 14
Weight Per Meter : 41 g (1.4 oz)
Static Elongation : [Single] 10.2%; [Half] 6.6%
Dynamic Elongation : [Single] 35%; [Half] 33%
Impact Force : [Single] 5.5 kN; [Half] 8 kN
Sheath : Endurance
Sheath Slippage : 0
Half Mark : Yes
This product will be shipped directly from Black Diamond and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.