/ Have DMM and Wild Country completely changed harness lines?
They're getting harder to distinguish from my singing rock at home (this is not a slight but they've become a little similar to other brands). I quite like the look of the eclipse though, maybe if it hard moulded gear loops, I dunno.
is the stitching really that different?
I suspect they have just trimmed the harness back a bit to make it lighter (which is the trend for harnesses at the moment)
The two issues I have with my 2011 renegade is leg loop elastics slip and the leg loop webbing wears quite badly around the buckles (much more so than many other harnesses I've had)
I don't know about now, but Singing Rock make a huge number of the harnesses sold under other names. I think that's were the last generation of DMM harnesses were made. The last generation of WC ones were made in China, I think for the first time - I noted it in this review from '08 http://www.ukclimbing.com/gear/review.php?id=1538
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