Designed specifically for canyoneering applications, the Edelweiss Canyon 9.6 mm is a lightweight and technology rich low stretch rope.. . This product will be shipped directly from Edelweiss and will leave their warehouse in 2 3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.. . . . CANYON cover sheath uses a combination of polyamide and polyester, resulting in better abrasion resistance and less shrinkage in water. Everdry treatment of the rope sheath reduces water absorption by 50%. Designed to take up to a factor 1 fall this extra margin of safety is key to your success in wild canyons across the globe. Breaking strength: 21 kN. Strength with Figure 8 knot: 14 kN. Number of factor 1 falls: 12. CE Certified Type B, UIAA EN 1891.