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The Petzl Contact 9.8mm Rope is a climbing rope for those moving towards high-end climbing. The 9.8mm diameter introduces the climber into thinner ropes and has a balance between light weight, durability, and handling. The UltraSonic finish bonds the sheath and core together at the ends for increased durability and avoiding frayed ends. The middle mark indicates to those belaying the center of the rope while the EverFlex treatment stabilizes the core strands for better grip and handling. The Contact excels in all-around climbing, ready to tackle single to multi-pitch rock climbing.
FEATURES of the Petzl Contact 9.8mm Rope
Versatile rope for climbers looking to progress
Perfect balance between weight, durability and ease of inspection
The diameter offers maximum versatility and an introduction to thinner ropes
Greater longevity and ease of use
UltraSonic Finish: the core and the sheath are bonded together at the rope ends, which gives greater durability and avoids frayed ends
ClimbReady Coil: specific coil makes the rope ready for use; helps the user avoid initial uncoiling mistakes and increases longevity
Diameter facilitates belay device usage for more efficient belaying
Middle Mark: indicates the middle of the rope to facilitate maneuvers
EverFlex treatment: special thermal treatment stabilizes the core strands and improves consistency andoffers excellent grip and consistent handling over time