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  • From abel at 5/10/13 6:02 PM
    • Dry treatment?
    • Thanks for the question. The Diablo ropes do not have a dry treatment. The Joker Unicore 9.1mm and The Stinger III 9.4mm are two of Beal's single ropes that do have dry treatments.
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Beal - Diablo Unicore 9.8mm

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Designed for very smooth pulling and less rope drag
Diablo Unicore 9.8mm
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Beal's Diablo 9.8 Unicore was developed for demanding climbers. Due to its very fluid-running sheath the 9.8 Diablo performs better when pulling slack and clipping than ‘classic’ ropes of smaller diameter and lower weight. This rope should only be used by experienced and vigilant belayers, because its easy running quality does not give the same assurance on belay as a rope of larger diameter.
The Diablo 9.8 is made with Unicore technology, an astonishing process bonding rope sheath and core without affecting the rope's suppleness. If the sheath is cut or torn, the core and sheath remain bonded together, resulting in a safer, stronger rope. See the Video tab for more info on this great feature.
Specifications
Manufacturer Beal
Weight 8 lbs for 60m
Rope Diameter 9 - 9.9 mm
Rope Diameter 9.8mm
Rope Type Single
Middle Mark Yes
Bi-Pattern No
Grams / Meter 61
UIAA Fall Rating 5
Impact Force (KN) 8.2
Dynamic Elongation 36%
Static Elongation 9.2%
Other Features Uni Core Process ensures sheath and core remain glued together.
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