This topic came up on another forum

rapping with your rope through a Spectra sling is dangerous. I always assumed that this was because of...

Any thoughts?

Sure: rapping with your rope through any sling can be condidered to be dangerous because under load "very little" movement of the rope can cut the sling.

I'm not saying no one has ever gotten away with it - or even that they have not used it commonly.

Edited by Mark Heyman (03/28/06 09:24 PM)