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Awards  Editors' Choice Award    
Price $10.95 at Backcountry$8.95 at REI
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$14 List$6.95 at REI
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$9 List
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Pros Covered sewn bar tack, thin and lightLow weight, very thin, handles great, affordableVery light, low bulk, easy to manipulate, very small bar tackLight weight, low bulk, knots untie relatively easily, affordableLow price, light weight despite width, small bar tack
Cons Expensive, rubberized covering adds weight and feels weird sliding through handsWeighted knots harder to untie than thicker slingsHigh price, harder than some to untie knotsNot as soft a handle as other top scorersAbrasive edges, wide for the weight
Bottom Line A solid performer that is slightly heavier, bulkier, and costlier than other top performersOur Editors’ Choice winner because it is lighter and more compact than any other without compromising performanceA sling that outperforms the competition, but also costs a lot more…One of the highest value options that we testedOne of the best value purchases available for a climbing sling
Rating Categories Sterling Dyneema Sling Mammut Contact Dyneema Petzl Pur'Anneau Sling Black Diamond Dynex Runner Trango Low Bulk 11mm Sling
Handle (25%)
7
9
8
7
7
Knot Test (25%)
7
5
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Alpine Quickdraw Test (20%)
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Weight (15%)
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Bulk (15%)
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Specs Sterling Dyneema... Mammut Contact... Petzl Pur'Anneau... Black Diamond... Trango Low Bulk...
Type of Fiber Dyneema Dyneema High-Modulus Polyethalene Dynex Dyneema
Measured weight 22g 19g 19g 20g 20g
Width Tested 10mm 8mm 10mm 10mm 11mm
Length Tested 60cm 60cm 60cm 60cm 60cm
Strength 22Kn 22Kn 22Kn 22Kn 22Kn
Widths Available 10mm; 12mm 8mm 10mm 10mm 11mm
Lengths Available 10"; 24"; 30"; 48" 60cm; 120cm 60cm; 120cm; 180cm 30cm; 60cm; 120cm; 240cm 30cm; 60cm; 120cm
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