Big Wall Gear Sling


Big Wall Gear Sling
Page Type Gear Review
Object Title Big Wall Gear Sling
Manufacturer Metolius
Page By Dow Williams
Page Type May 8, 2007 / May 8, 2007
Object ID 3139
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Product Description

Nothing's worse than a 30lb. pin rack & a cheesy gear sling to hang it on. Our double-sided, super-beefy Big Wall Gear Sling is ergonomically cut to evenly spread the load of all that iron! Its hearty, 1050d Ballistics outer fabric is laminated with firm, die-cut gel foam and soft, non-absorbent Conlureā„¢ lining. Back pad has a storage pouch for hydration system or spare gear and clothing. Choose from either our standard gear loop configuration or our innovative multi-loop version.


Double-sided big-wall gear sling with insulated storage compartment for hydration system or gear
Ergonomic, laminated, die-cut pad with Ballistics outer and soft, non-absorbent Conlureā„¢ lining
Fully adjustable via custom aluminum buckles
Height-adjustable sternum strap
External daisy chains on storage pocket for additional carrying capacity
Daisy-style speed loops for quick access to frequently used items
Top-of-shoulder clip-in points for hanging the rack at belays
Not intended for use as a chest harness
10.6 oz. (300 g)
Gear Slings are non-structural and are for gear racking only
Color: assorted

Multi Loop Version

The multi-loop version of the Big Wall Gear Sling allows for more organization of gear
The tubing covered loops are non-structural and are for gear racking only
12 oz. (340 g)
Gear Slings are non-structural and are for gear racking only
Color: assorted



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Dow Williams - May 8, 2007 2:24 pm - Voted 4/5

Multi Loop Version..
I use the multi loop version. I am a small climber, like 145lbs wet. I either like to go off my harness or if we have more gear than it takes to choke a horse, I use this product vs a single sling. Because I am small, the whole single sling option rides all over me. This double sling keeps everything in place no matter how much jugging I do. The only reason I gave it 4 stars vs 5 is that you can't get half pregnant. They advertise the pocket in back as to be for your water reservoir which is exactly what you would use it for, but it barely contains a 1 liter reservoir. On big wall days, lets just go ahead and make this pouch serve its purpose...already hauling up the extra weight of a fancy gear sling, it should be a 2 liter pouch to be sure.

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