Popular ascender for big and small climbs for clear or inclement weather.
Easy large lever release. Ergonomic design for comfort. Additional carabiner loop at the top decreases the chance of accidents. Cam teeth for increased grip Security in wet conditions.
May be too bulky to carry around as a back-up ascender.
Simple hand ascender for smaller climbs and especially for handyman tasks around the house, boat, or tree stand.
Lightweight for easy transport. Fits easily in a pocket, glove compartment, or toolkit. Rubber handle for comfort and protection. Long lasting and weather resistant. Useful for sustained tasks.
Catch spikes may cause damage to the user’s rope, if activity is sustained for long periods.
Lightweight ascender useful for making long climbs or belaying to and from a hunting tree stand.
Stainless steel axel and cable leash for increased strength. Alloy side plates for durability. Light and multifunctional. Can be kept easily in a back pocket when hunting. Easy release action for ease of use.
New users may take some time adjusting to descending settings.
Index finger trigger is easy to use and low effort, especially for small hands.
Index finger trigger for smoother transfers and increased control on low pitches. Index finger trigger mimics action of trigger pull for easier releases. Can keep 1 hand free while releasing. Available for both right handed and left handed climbers.
Index finger trigger release may be unfamiliar to experienced climbers who are making the transition from established models.
Sturdy yet comfortable ascender that doubles as a descender for trips up and back down.
2-in-1 ascender/descender design for less equipment. Built-in belay plate for versatility on complicated climbs. Ideal for switching between ascents and descents. Form fitting rubber grip for additional comfort.
Teeth will wear out your rope, so back up supplies are recommended.
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