8mm prusik cord is designed for use on 10mm to 13mm Climbing Rope, the cover jacket offers friction and wear resistance,
the core of the rope offers strength and flexibility.
8mm Armor Prus has a polyester/technora cover jacket, these products give excellent heat and wear protection, its has a dyneema core
giving it amazing strength and great flexibilty.
DMM Hitchclimber use with 8mm prusik cord
Here you can see 8mm cord used with
11.5mm Tree climbing line (Tachyon - NEW ENGLAND ROPES).
Its is a perfect combination for climbing and descending,
care needs to taken, to maintain both ropes in prime condition, that descending should be controlled and done
with professional training.
Rapid descents can result in the glazing of the climbing line because the technora in the prusik has higher heat resistance.
This type of prusik is well suited to all SAMSON, TACHYON, YALE, BEAL, MARLOW and NEW ENGLAND ROPES XTC.