What does a professional arborist need to hit the treetops in a flash? Good climbing skills and the right ropes. You’ll need to hone your technique yourself – but we’ll provide you with the perfect ropes! Gleistein offers diverse choices with varying weights, surface finishes and strengths.
Kernmantle construction, braided core, uniform load distribution
Core of polyamide, 16 plait
Cover of polyamide, 32 plait
Equipped with a special coating to reduce the absorption of water
Colour: orange/black or green/black
Lizard always remains light and flexible even after extended periods in the wet due to its water repelling properties
High life expectancy due to robust cover and special coating for excellent abrasion resistance
Comfortable handling and easy to splice (splicing service available from Gleistein or its trade partners, if required)
Standard: DIN EN 1891, Form A
Climbing ropes may only be used if CE certified in accordance with DIN EN 1981. They are positioned on the boundary between PSE (Personal Safety Equipment) and systems for positioning at workplace, and are therefore subject to the EU machinery directive, which prescribes mandatory CE certification.
Accredited testing station: CE 0158