The Edelrid Skimmer Pro Dry was seemingly made for ski-alpinism. Barely heavier than a rap cord, the 7.1 line is certified as a both a twin and double rope. The Skimmer is treated with Edelrid Pro Dry, meaning it won’t gain water weight when you drag it through snow. The result is a rope great for glacier travel, rappels, and quick pitches in a pinch.
- Durable water and dirt resistance with Pro Dry finish.
- Ultralight construction with a thin 7.1mm diameter.
- Thermo Shield treatment offers great handling.
- Rated for 5 and 18 falls as a half and twin rope.
|Grams per Meter||36g/m|
|Strength||Half: 6.1 kN
Twin: 10.0 kN
|Rope Style||Half, twin|
|UIAA Fall Rating||Half: 5
|Skimo Co Says|
|Usage||Ultralight ski-alpinism, ice routes, glacier travel|
|Notes||Light, won't absorb water, and handles great|
|Bottom Line||The lightest half rope on the market|
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