The Black Diamond 9.9 Gym Rope is our burly 9.9 cord cut down to 40 meters (also available in a 35-meter length), which is long enough for most indoor climbing walls. Boasting a thick diameter built for day in, day out use, the 9.9 Gym Rope is optimized for durability yet soft enough to deliver great handling.Sporting an easily identified middle marker, the BD 9.9 Gym Rope is the perfect dedicated indoor cord.
The Alpenglow Tee features our BD.cool mineral based in-fiber cooling technology, which reflects 71% of near-infrared rays and reduces wearer’s temperature, making it a crucial layer for the high alpine sun. While UPF 50+ protection blocks out harsh rays at high elevations, Polygiene Odor Control keeps odor at bay. Underarm gussets add mobility for moving in the mountains.
Whether teching your way up a run-out granite slab or hucking laps on the splitters at Indian Creek, the Aspect is an engineered trad climbing machine. Built with the highest grade European leather upper, the Aspects balance comfort with performance using innovative designs that subtly set it apart. Lace up a pair and you’ll notice that the leather upper slightly covers the laces on the outside of the foot—specifically designed for protection during abrasive jamming. The shoe’s tongue is made from our Engineered Knit Technology, which adds breathability and comfort. The knit also extends to the outside of the shoe to just under the rand line to offer extra padded protection for foot jams. The lateral stabilizer rands increase precision by keeping your foot from rolling when pressure is applied to the outside or inside edges. The Aspect’s stiff and durable NeoFriction Force rubber is unique in that it’s molded—inspired by the way we forge our carabiners—and not cut from one sheet of rubber. This is our engineered solution to optimize our shoe’s rubber and rands for weight, consistency and comfort. The Aspect's medium-flex midsole adds support without sacrificing comfort. So next time you’re eyeing that trad line, consider the Aspects a part of your rack.
Often copied but never equaled, the Black Diamond ATC provides lightweight and durable belaying and rappelling performance anytime, anywhere. This classic design features a large surface area that dissipates heat when lowering or rappelling, and the smooth-handling geometry accommodates rope sizes from 7.7 mm to 11 mm. The ATC can now be ordered in specific colors.
The lightweight Black Diamond ATC Pilot represents an advance in technology for the world of assisted braking devices. Providing an added level of security to your belay, the ATC Pilot threads similarly to other tubular belay devices and accommodates ropes from 8.7-10.5mm. The durable steel braking surface has no moving parts, and the smooth and secure control allows for gradual lowering. With an easy rope payout, the ATC Pilot makes single-pitch projecting burns less tiring for the belayer and more secure for the climber.
Our most versatile belay/rappel device, the Black Diamond ATC-Guide is now even lighter thanks to windows machined through the body. We also enlarged the auto-block release hole to accept a small carabiner. Multiple friction modes provide the optimal amount of stopping power when lowering or rappelling, and the device's guide mode lets you belay one or two seconding climbers off an anchor.
Now 30% lighter than the original thanks to an updated construction and machined windows through the body, the Black Diamond ATC-XP Belay Device is a durable, versatile belay device that features multiple friction modes to handle nearly any situation or rope diameter.
When the holds on your project need a good scrubbing, the BD Boars’ Hair bouldering brush is the right tool for the job. Featuring an innovative tapered head and bristles, this brush reaches those tight constrictions, transforming those greasy crimps into positive holds. The ergonomic handle also allows for nice hand clearance while brushing down the project.