Reviews written by Bill Pearice

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Bill PeariceBill Pearice   January 03, 2008
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Type of Use 
 
4.0
Frequency of Use 
 
4.0
Durability 
 
4.0
Ease of Use 
 
4.0
Safety 
 
4.0

Skinny, Light, & Non-stretch!

This new 3/8" (9.5mm) black rope from New Tribe is light, compact, and reportedly only 2% stretch! The lack of bounce makes my two-feet-together SRT ascents a pleasure compared...

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Bill PeariceBill Pearice   January 02, 2008
(Updated: January 02, 2008)
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Type of Use 
 
4.0
Frequency of Use 
 
4.0
Durability 
 
4.0
Technical Skill Required 
 
3.0
Ease of Use 
 
4.0
Safety 
 
4.0
Strength 
 
4.0
Portability 
 
5.0

UPDATE

UPDATE: My old static rope may have "broken in" my Trango Cinch - or I just may have developed a finer touch with the descending lever. Last night I rapped...

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Bill PeariceBill Pearice   November 05, 2007
(Updated: November 06, 2007)
Overall rating 
 
3.2
Type of Use 
 
5.0
Frequency of Use 
 
4.0
Durability 
 
2.0
Technical Skill Required 
 
3.0
Ease of Use 
 
3.0
Safety 
 
4.0
Strength 
 
2.0
Portability 
 
5.0

Rappeling with the Trango Cinch

I hoped the small Trango Cinch would do it all - belay, position, rappel. I understand most climbers are using this device as a positioner; Gear Rater may want...

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