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Sterling Ropes??

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Michael . · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Oct 2017 · Points: 0

Is the sterling velocity a good all around rope?

Gunkiemike · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Jul 2009 · Points: 2,800

It has been for me.

Bill Kirby · · Baltimore Maryland · Joined Jul 2012 · Points: 480

I’ve been using a Sterling Kosmos 10.2 60m for two seasons of sport and trad and it’s held up really well.

Kyle Brockel · · Wisconsin · Joined Aug 2017 · Points: 0

The velocity is a great rope, handles extremely well. The first time I belayed with it (dry version) it put a smile on my face as it was probably the most "fun" belay I've ever given, just feeling how smoothly the rope feeds and how perfectly supple it is. A figure 8 follow thru dresses really nicely cause the rope is just as stiff and supple as it needs to be, not too much one way or the other. I've only had great experiences with this rope and so far it looks like it's gonna age very well, durability on point so far.

Peter Lewis · · Bridgton, ME · Joined Oct 2009 · Points: 165

Best rope I've ever had. 

Robert D. · · Boulder, CO · Joined Oct 2006 · Points: 15

Yes, they are the bomb.

S. Neoh · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Oct 2009 · Points: 10

The Velocity pretty much sets the high bar for 9.8 to 10.0 mm ropes.  Has a really nice "hand".  More durable than most other ropes of comparable diameter alto mine has strangely developed a 'flat' section.  All good if the high(er) price is not an issue.

djh860 · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 110

love sterling.  Great "hand"

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