Tag: rope

63 What are good knots to know for camping and backpacking? 2012-01-24T21:24:38.047

53 Is it dangerous to rope together on an ascent of hard packed ice? 2017-02-01T12:07:43.960

33 Things to keep away from climbing ropes 2012-06-05T00:24:08.147

28 Climbing rope is rated to X UIAA falls. What is a UIAA fall? 2012-01-26T14:57:00.247

23 Ideal and Minimal Rope Diameter for Lead Climbing 2012-09-10T01:51:12.977

23 What is the difference between "dry rope", "non-dry rope" and "dry core rope"? 2015-06-09T17:12:08.133

22 How should a climbing rope be stored? 2014-06-02T23:31:44.647

19 Is it safe to cut a climbing rope in half? 2014-04-18T14:10:15.913

19 How to safely mark a rope 2014-08-26T14:02:17.390

19 How do you tie in to the centre of a rope? 2017-06-07T16:34:53.203

18 When should I retire my rope 2014-02-07T08:00:50.927

17 How should a climbing rope be cleaned? 2014-06-09T16:03:10.620

17 Difference when using twin or half ropes 2016-05-17T20:58:14.747

17 Double Mariner Mechanical Advantage 2017-05-30T00:19:27.773

16 Best type of rope for glacier travel? 2013-02-19T10:12:28.673

16 What happens to rappel anchors? 2015-04-12T01:21:48.907

16 How to get kinks and twists out of a climbing rope? 2016-03-02T16:48:45.627

15 Mountaineering / glacial traverse: rope-up or go it alone? 2012-03-15T15:30:29.550

15 How can rope/cordage be packed to minimize tangles? 2012-06-01T18:37:16.033

15 What should I look for in a rope for climbing? 2012-11-27T01:37:14.967

15 When to use a static rope? 2015-04-29T19:13:00.697

15 What to do when you run out of rope on a sports climb? 2015-09-13T13:04:55.793

14 How can I make/improvise a rope on a trip? 2012-02-01T16:59:43.763

14 Semi-static rope 24 hour rule 2014-08-06T20:32:41.613

14 Best rope for a rope swing 2014-12-29T14:06:07.893

14 Why are eye friction hitches not commonly used in rock climbing? 2016-02-01T05:06:31.963

13 Placing protection efficiently when leading trad? 2013-11-14T00:38:12.853

13 What to do at the top of a sport climb 2014-03-26T15:59:05.497

13 Is there a more practical type of cord to carry than "550 paracord"? 2015-01-18T19:29:47.720

12 How can I tie a bowline knot with one hand? 2012-01-26T19:51:24.853

12 How big a fall is a "major" fall? 2012-09-11T12:30:23.040

12 Why should the angle in a rope attached to two anchors be 60 degrees or less? 2014-03-19T21:35:42.150

12 Are static dyneema/spectra ropes suited for use on glaciers? 2015-06-06T21:06:49.840

12 Paracord rope strength 2016-02-16T16:00:55.083

12 Can you safely use retired ropes for belaying children? 2017-05-24T15:26:15.020

11 What is the best rope to have in a survival situation? 2012-01-28T16:55:04.347

11 Avoiding tangles when leading on double ropes 2013-11-09T15:30:37.377

11 "Used" top rope when bouldering 2014-06-14T15:45:49.750

11 Using a rope "Alpine Style"/Moving together 2014-08-29T08:58:12.167

11 Why all the different accessory cord diameters? 2015-01-07T21:49:28.157

11 Fixed line: Prusik vs mechanical ascender 2015-04-23T00:14:30.223

11 Adjustable mid-line knot? 2015-05-28T14:12:33.363

11 How to fold rope for storage? 2015-11-04T23:46:55.877

11 Why static rope rather than webbing for toprope anchors? 2016-04-01T18:57:29.113

11 No testing for temperature-dependent effects on climbing ropes? 2017-05-29T18:01:03.317

10 Knot for Joining the ropes of different thicknesses 2013-09-20T13:15:51.640

10 Anchor without cordelette? 2013-10-31T03:09:23.457

10 Roping together on an icy path? 2014-02-05T15:02:55.893

10 Relative abraision resistance of Dyneema slings vs an average dynamic climbing rope 2015-02-12T16:36:00.810

10 What type of rope should I use for roof work? 2015-04-27T19:43:20.730

10 What are the dangers of descending/rappeling very quickly? 2015-12-07T19:06:26.250

9 What is a typical elongation of a dynamic climbing rope? 2013-01-28T16:03:47.753

9 Minimum safe rappel rope diameters? 2015-02-05T06:20:51.390

9 Which knot to use to hold a rope in a loop, tight, around a large object? 2016-04-25T18:23:23.243

9 What ropes could I use to suspend a hammock? 2016-07-05T15:14:25.983

9 Can a click-up belay tool cause rope wear? 2017-10-15T08:49:16.850

8 What Rope to purchase? 2013-11-24T03:50:31.097

8 How to attach a shackle to vertical square tubes by using a rope? 2015-06-30T17:28:20.180

8 What is the difference between accessory cord and prusik cord? 2015-09-03T18:02:32.110

8 Does leaving a knot in a static cord damage the cord as it does with dynamic rope? 2016-06-29T17:18:39.643

8 What type of rope to use for the mainsheet of sunfish? 2016-10-20T21:49:10.670

8 How best to arrange a rope that you intend to sleep on top of 2017-01-11T15:59:31.770

7 How do I tie a double fisherman's knot? 2012-01-26T02:43:02.263

7 How do I tie a bowline knot? 2012-01-26T02:50:16.307

7 What's the fastest and easiest way to replace an in-boom outhaul? 2013-09-09T00:57:09.947

7 What rope to chose to hold my body weight from a monkey fist knot 2014-07-16T00:05:08.253

7 Efficient and reliable method for managing a nut tool while following on a trad climb? 2014-08-01T23:10:40.713

7 Applications of a slip knot in climbing? 2014-08-15T19:38:29.813

7 Installing a hand line for scrambling? 2014-12-23T06:45:47.443

7 Is dyneema rope without a sheath safe for climbing? 2015-06-06T18:04:10.183

7 Retractable reel for twine - does it exist? 2015-10-20T21:51:40.693

7 Which kind of rope should I buy to make an ultralight hammock suspension system? 2016-10-20T16:54:08.717

6 An adjustable length knot for 2 lines and a carabiner for easy suspension 2014-07-18T14:06:04.553

6 Do Half/Twin/Double Ropes get Middle Marked? 2014-08-22T13:45:44.887

6 Major fall, same for static and dynamic? 2014-08-29T09:14:01.817

6 How much is a major load? 2014-08-29T09:15:48.970

6 Can nylon ropes fail from bend fatigue? 2015-10-23T18:40:07.157

6 What is the correct way to attach a rope to a harness with carabiners? 2016-01-30T23:33:52.793

6 What harm, if any, does epoxy paint do to rope? 2016-08-05T07:46:41.027

6 How to improvise a rescue 'throw bag' rope? 2017-01-13T14:45:30.760

6 Double half hitch, versus two half hitches? 2017-07-02T16:09:26.477

6 Which type of rope is to be used to practice knots? 2017-08-01T17:15:08.033

6 What do you do when you're rappelling a halfed rope and you run out of rope on one side? 2017-08-02T21:14:57.267

6 What's the hardest wearing multibraid rope type? 2018-01-12T17:17:57.410

6 What kind of ropes are used for very long sport routes (like Chilam Balam)? 2018-01-14T18:38:11.027

5 Can Manila rope be straightened/relaxed? 2015-12-03T21:00:38.347

5 What are some heavy-duty alternatives to a long line for walking a dog on rugged terrain? 2015-12-10T06:45:03.950

5 What is the different between climb-spec and military-spec webbing? 2016-01-18T02:50:12.643

5 How do you set up a z-pulley? 2017-03-12T18:02:13.860

5 Can you float-treat a rope? 2017-08-31T03:44:23.930

5 How to decore a retired climbing rope? 2017-09-28T00:17:25.217

4 What fall factor will cause me to hit the deck with a typical dynamic rope? 2013-10-27T20:17:22.657

4 Why do some climbing ropes have smaller load bearing than some paracords? 2015-08-01T21:25:08.543

4 How to abseil without a descender device? 2016-03-02T21:18:05.750

4 Recommendations for anchoring long rope swings 2016-07-17T20:18:20.930

4 Which knot is best for connecting loose ends and attaching carabiner? 2017-05-28T19:20:56.270

3 What type of rope should I use to make a 1.5" Gym Climbing rope? 2017-07-26T16:47:41.887

3 Can a rope&bucket used to gather water from a well be kept outside, tied to this well, or does it have to be kept inside? 2017-12-02T21:23:24.267

2 Would tied strips of webbing have similar strength to a climbing rope? 2015-08-01T18:49:05.740