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Calum Waller

New England Tachyon rope

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My Yale fire rope is on its way out and am curious if the Tachyon is any good, I know it's 11.5 mm, lighter and stronger. I climb with the vt system and I thought I'd ask for your opinion before I buy.:lol:

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Nice rope, there are 2 types of tachyon the treuflberger version which I found less bouncy and harder to the touch where as I found the regular tachyon to be softer in hand but incredibly bouncy, don't know why they are different they just seem to be


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Cheers Peter, Pink would be better I suppose, least it wouldn't be camouflage in the tree as the green. Less likely to cut it : were can you buy the poison ivy calamine?


Should be able to get tachyon in orange I think mate. Fr jones will deliver you one at a good price and i think they have poison ivy to.

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