Washing a rope has an impact on the residual strength, therefore the choice of detergent is vital. TEUFELBERGER has developed a detergent specifically formulated for fiber ropes that extends the service life without compromising strength. Due to its carefully harmonized ingredients, SCRUBBA ensures that your safety and climbing ropes are gently cleaned while protecting the fibers from damage.
For you as a climber, the topic of how to wash a fiber rope and use detergents is of particular interest in regards to the integrity of your rope and your safety.
SCRUBBA is easy to use and can be used both in the washing machine and for hand wash. Recommendations for Teufelberger:
•Don't wash the rope more often than absolutely necessary!
•Use 75ml of SCRUBBA rope detergent in the washing machine, or 10ml in 10l for hand wash.
•Wash your rope at a max. temperature of 30°C/86°F!
•Use the wool cycle of your washing machine.
•It is indispensable to rinse the rope thoroughly in clear water.
•Spin-dry ropes only if quick drying is required.
•Afterwards, allow the ropes to dry naturally.
•Don't expose ropes to direct sunlight.
•Don't dry ropes near heat sources or in the tumble drier