How to Clean Your Climbing Rope!
This is a project I made to clean my ever-growing number of climbing ropes, as well as the many ropes I use at my local Scout camp's climbing tower.Previously I had only ever used the "big bucket of soapy water" method, until I was introduced to this one this fall. Cleaning a climbing rope regularly will significantly increase it's lifespan and safety.The scrubber is based on a design used by the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), specifically the Southwest Branch out of Tuc...
Yates Stabo/Tactical Full Body Harness
Specially designed for rapid rappel and extraction operations. The waist and sternum buckles have secondary velcro safety closure over buckles. Mil spec load bearing vest shoulder straps are sewn into the harness allowing the harness to be worn under any military load bearing vest by replacing the existing harness straps with the Stabo straps and connecting the Alice clips of the vest the the waist of the harness. Leg pouches on the harness allow for leg loops to be stowed away when not in use.