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    Eric -

    I agree with what you're saying (I have used the G with 7/16". I would proceed with caution though as with any NFPA rope (Not sure about European standards) one can round up a rope .5mm. With that said a some 7/16" rope may be .5 mm thicker or .5 mm thinner. While I have no empiracle date, this could account for the rapid descent of some.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jmatthe2 View Post
    Eric -

    I agree with what you're saying (I have used the G with 7/16". I would proceed with caution though as with any NFPA rope (Not sure about European standards) one can round up a rope .5mm. With that said a some 7/16" rope may be .5 mm thicker or .5 mm thinner. While I have no empiracle date, this could account for the rapid descent of some.
    That's where I was going with my question as to which brand...

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