LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR COMPONENTS CONTINUED
Rope, Kernmantle, 10-millimeter (Dynamic Climbing Rope, Army Use)
Nylon, dynamic, kernmantle rope (Figure 28) is 60 meters in length and treated to prevent water
absorption. It is primarily used for lead climbing and consists of a braided sheath woven over a twisted-
strand, high-energy absorbing core.
Figure 28. Rope, Kernmantle, 10-millimeter.
Rope, Kernmantle, 10-millimeter (Static Installation Rope, Army Use)
Nylon, static, kernmantle rope (Figure 29) is primarily used for rope installations such as rappels, high
lines, lowering lines, low-angle evacuation, and fixed ropes.
Figure 29. Rope, Kernmantle, 10-millimeter.