Pull Cord

 

 Pull Cord
Page Type Gear Review
Object Title Pull Cord
Manufacturer Imlay Canyon Gear
Page By Augie Medina
Page Type Feb 12, 2009 / Feb 12, 2009
Object ID 5875
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Product Description

Save the weight of a second full diameter rappel rope with this 6 millimeter retrieval cord from Imlay. After setting the rope length and blocking the rope at the anchor, tie the pull cord to the tail of the rappel rope and you have a way to retrieve it when you’re done with your rappel. It can also be used for hauling. Its rated strength is 2200 lbs.—not strong enough to rappel with.

Product Features

Manufacturer: Imlay Canyon Gear

Length: 200 feet

Width: 6mm

Material
: 100% polyester

Weight
: 4 lbs. 1 oz.

Retail price: $63.75

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Augie Medina - Feb 12, 2009 10:50 pm - Hasn't voted

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After setting up for a single strand rappel, just tie this stiff pull cord with an overhand knot to the non-load strand of your rappel rope and you’re good to go. For rope management purposes your best bet is to use a small rope bag to work out of since this cord is very stiff and you would have tangles galore trying to coil it. Imlay makes such a “bagette” specifically sized for this cord.

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