The Black Diamond 8.9 is an ultralight single rope purpose-built for your redpoint burns. With its sleek diameter and dry-treated core and sheath, this cord is built for high performance, whether you’re tying in for a burn on your project or roping up under a frozen pillar.

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.

  • Dry Performance – With a core and sheath that are dry treated, Black Diamond’s dry-treated ropes are protected against weather from the inside out. Meets UIAA water-repellent requirement.
  • 2X2 Woven Sheath – Utilizing a 2X2 weave construction, the standard sheath is built to withstand everyday use
  • Durability and Handling Balance – Purpose-built to balance both durability and great handling, these 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, and holds up to a barrage of uses
  • Half/twin ropes must be used in pairs. Do not use as a single rope
  • Rope Type: Single/Half/Twin
  • UIAA Factor Falls: [single] 5 [half] 16 [twin] 29
  • Weight Per Meter: 52 g (1.83 oz.)
  • Static Elongation: 6.9%
  • Dynamic Elongation: [single] 33% [half] 30% [twin] 27%
  • Impact Force: [single] 8.7kN [half] 6.1kN [twin] 9.6kN
  • Sheath: Dry 2X2 Woven Sheath
  • Sheath Slippage: 0.1%
  • Half Mark: Yes
  • Imported
Weight1.83 oz.
Country of OriginImported
Style Number2047979
Product SKU32790900008
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