Chalk is an utterly necessary material used for free-climbing and is a part of mountaineering. However, climbing patterns dictates that its use requires great care which is a must to do the job. It can be used to mark a location of the hold which is referred as “tick mark,” which are very helpful to remember a beta.
When the hands sweat, it forms a bond to provide a better grip between the palms (the skin of hands) and the hand-hold in turn often which makes the difference between a successful climb or an unsuccessful finish. There are also Organic Chalk Bags and Saka Bags, but the thing makes Black Diamond Chalk Bags more attractive to others is the unique design of this bag.
The Black Diamond Mojo Zip Chalk Bag has a traditional design looks like a cylinder which is easy to get in your hand. It comes with a brush holder and a rear zippered pocket to hold keys, smartphones, and other particulars and has been around at all times. It comprised a webbing belt with a quick-release buckle which grants quick on and off. Its well-made pliable wire rim keeps the bag open. Its TPU lower is abrasion resistant and shatterproof.
The interior is fleece-lined which feels very good, and it can hold the chalk and chalk vapors very well. The snug is that when a climber would be running low, his/her active hand would absorb the vapor when he puts his hands in the bag. You will be happy with its closure system which is equipped with a cinching cord-lock although it does not tightly seal the bag.
The Black Diamond Chalk Bag is perfectly sized for people of small size. The wide opening makes it easy when you put your hands into it to get to the chalk. That about sums up your feelings when you match it up with the chalk ball, and it does not appear or look as if it will trickle out when closed. It is easy to fasten or remove, and head for the peaks. It will not so easily attract attention during a climb. There is a durable rim, and it keeps the bag open, but the closure does not allow to seal the bag so stiffly as most other bags do yet it is hard-wearing. The good news is, it comes at a fair price, and there is a wide range of pleasant colors.
|Product Dimensions||7.2 x 7.2 x 5.5 inches|
|Item weight||3.2 ounces|
Why We Like It?
- Classic, traditional cylinder shape with pliable wire rim
- Its TPU lower is abrasion-resistant as well as shatterproof
- Brush holder and a zippered pocket for keys, smartphone or route topo
- Fleece-lined interior with cinching cord-lock closure
- Webbing belt with quick-release buckle for quick on and off
- The interior feels very good, and it can hold the chalk and chalk vapors
- It does not draw attention during a climb
- The closure does not tightly seal the bag, yet it is durable
Not traditionally designated as small, medium and large size, cool chalk bags roughly comes in three sizes: Small Bags, Standard Bags, and Buckets. Size does matter when you are in active sports; you do not want to carry a bag which can interfere with your movement. People who have small hands, or weight-weary hikers who do not want to hang up with a bag while making technical or dynamic moves, small bags are right for them. The second one, standard bags, are the most popular options. These types work best while it feels necessary to coat both hands perhaps forearm for wide cracks. Buckets are the last one when a climber needs a lot of chalk for a group of bouldering session.
Black Diamond Chalk Bag fits best for the small size people due to its wide opening. It becomes easy to put the hands into the bag and get to the chalk. No snag will occur as it is easy to fasten and remove, and it is even easier to head for the climb. These bags come in different pleasing colors, and of course, within budget. If you are fanatic about an extreme and exciting sport, you know there is hardly anything like conquering a tough climb. No matter whether performing alone or combinedly as a group, something is exhilarating and as soon as you overcome your fears, you can achieve a target having set it by yourself in any form of sport – you will try it time and again.