With a 9.8 mm diameter, the Petzl CONTACT 9.8 single rope is designed for climbers looking to progress their rock climbing abilities. Lighter than a workhorse beginning rope, but still very durable, the CONTACT is super versatile for all types of rock climbing.
UIAA Fall Rating:
Impact Force (kN):
60m: 7 lbs 15 oz
Grams / Meter:
UltraSonic Finish: The core and the sheath are bonded together at the rope ends by an ultrasonic process, giving greater durability and avoiding frayed ends and sheath slippage
ClimbReady Coil: Ready to go with no tangles!
More Efficient Belaying: Diameter facilitates belay device usage, middle mark to facilitate maneuvers
EverFlex Treatment: Special thermal treatment stabilizes the core strands and improves consistency, offering excellent grip and consistent handing over time.