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Edelrid Sendero
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Pros Perfect set of features, lightweight, comfortable, affordableVery light, super packable, most mobile, versatile for all types of climbingPerfect feature set for any style of rock climbing, most comfortable harness for belaying, affordableComfortable to hang in, increased carrying capacity, durable, mobileGreat arrangement of functional features including gear loops, very comfortable design for hanging and belaying, versatile, relatively affordable
Cons Not the most comfortable for long belay sessionsExpensive, not as comfortable for prolonged hangingNo ice clipper slots, not the lightestNot as comfortable as Solution for long belay sessions, no ice clipper slotsHeavy and bulky, more annoying to wear while walking than lighter harnesses
Bottom Line If you want one harness that will perform awesome no matter what style of climbing you are doing, this is that harnessSurprisingly comfortable despite its lightweight constructionFashionable, comfortable, and sports a perfect set of featuresComfortable for hanging belays and holds a lot of gear really well, the ideal attributes for a multi-pitch harnessA very comfortable harness designed with multi-pitch climbing in mind
Rating Categories Edelrid Sendero Petzl Sitta Petzl Sama Black Diamond Solution Guide Petzl Adjama
Hanging Comfort (35%)
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6
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8
Standing Comfort And Mobility (20%)
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Features (20%)
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Belaying Comfort (15%)
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Versatility (10%)
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Specs Edelrid Sendero Petzl Sitta Petzl Sama Black Diamond... Petzl Adjama
Designed for these disciplines Sport, lightweight alpine, trad trad, sport, mountaineering Sport, indoor, trad Sport, trad, multi-pitch Trad, multi-pitch, mountaineering
Weight (size medium) 11.6 oz 9.7 oz 13.7 oz 14.1 oz 15.8 oz
Gear Loops 5 4 4 5 5
Haul Loop Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Adjustable Legs? Yes No, elastic No, elastic No, elastic Yes
Self-locking buckle? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ice Clipper Slots? Yes - 2 Yes - 2 No, but works with Caritool EVO No No, but works with Caritool EVO
Waist Belt Construction Soft frame construction with 3D mesh padding WireFrame: support and weight distribution w/o use of foam Double webbing strips padded with EndoFrame technology Super Fabric EndoFrame Technology: wide waistband to reduce pressure points
Waist Size Ranges (inches) 27.5-33.5 (S), 29.5-35.4 (M), 31.5-37.4 (L) 26-30 (S), 29-33 (M), 32-36 (L) 28-30 (S), 30-33 (M), 33-36 (L), 36-39 (XL) 24-39 in 28-30 (S), 30-33 (M), 33-36 (L), 36-39 (XL)
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