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acorneau


Sep 4, 2013, 3:08 PM

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Re: [rocknice2] Use 2 Ropes as Twin and Double in Same Pitch
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rocknice2 wrote:
I also ask if he could do a non official test.

Jim Ewing wrote:
Iíve been trying to imagine some sort of test set up for this issue in years past but it never seems to become a very high priority, unfortunately. If you have some ideas feel free to share them and Iíll try to determine if it is possible to set up a test.

I could imagine a test jig that would be easy to incorporate into a standard drop test tower, something like this...



This should allow the two ropes to stretch at differing speeds/amounts. Any wear would be witnessed where the ropes pass through the top combining "biner".


(This post was edited by acorneau on Sep 4, 2013, 3:10 PM)
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