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25 May 16 // Climbing Gear Technique
Prusic Loop as pro?
I was asked last night down at the wall about the strength of a prusik loops, a topic that seems to crop up from time to time. The climber had used his prusik as an extender after running out of quickdraws.First off when it come to cord of any diameter it’s worth having a basic formula for working out its strength. If it’s perlon (normal accessory cord), the best method is to.....