Pinnacle is a lightweight rope designed to meet the needs of today's sport climber MAXIM’s Pinnacle series are lightweight 9.5mm ropes featuring Twill Pattern Technology. This results in a smooth climbing rope with reduced drag and an unmatched hand feel. It’s light enough for redpointing, but still has the legendary durability for which MAXIM is known. Pinnacle is also an option for the trad climber who wants to climb longer pitches without adding weight or sacrificing durability and abrasion resistance. For ice climbing, choose a Pinnacle model featuring the Endura 2x-DRY coating. Endura STD-DRY water-repellent coating applied to the core of all Pinnacle models. Endura 2x-DRY water-repellent coating applied to the cover of the following Pinnacle models: Yellow Jacket (9.5mm), Slick (9.5mm).