Dynamic ropes: Petzl and Edelrid tie into a partnership


In summer 2013, Petzl is launching a selection of dynamic ropes worldwide. These new ropes are produced by the German manufacturer, Edelrid. 

Petzl, Edelrid: two manufacturers with shared values

Petzl has been designing products for verticality and lighting for 40 years. A large number of these products work on, or with, a dynamic or static rope. In recent years, the Petzl catalog has offered:

  • static ropes for professionals
  • a limited line of dynamic ropes for the North American market 

Founded in 1863, Edelrid, has historically been a key player in the rope manufacturing sector. Located Isny im Allgaü, they have 150 years of static and dynamic rope design and production experience.

Competitors in certain sectors, Petzl and Edelrid share approaches: 

Dedication to quality and reliability, industrial expertise, the search for innovative and efficient solutions for their clients.

A dynamic partnership

In order to complement and complete our product line, Petzl has decided to offer a range of Petzl brand dynamic ropes on an international scale. The values shared by the two companies lead Petzl and Edelrid to form a partnership for the development of this new line. Using Petzl specifications, Edelrid will design and manufacture the the ropes.

Petzl America will be showing this new line of dynamic ropes at the 2013 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market at Booth #4027. They will be available in stores in January 2014.