Petzl: Basic Ascender

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Our Price: $68.95

Compact      IMS#: 625899
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Color: Compact


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The BASIC is a compact ascender that offers excellent grip for rope ascents. The lower attachment hole is large enough to hold the carabiners for the lanyard and the footloop.


  • Toothed cam is self cleaning and secure on muddy or icy ropes. Resists corrosion.
  • Upper connection hole guides the rope through the device and prevents twisting.
  • Lower attachment hole is large enough for 2 biners.
  • Accepts ropes 8-11mm.
  • The device is not designed for self belaying or situations where it can be shock loaded.
  • **Always read and understand the warnings and information that accompanies your gear.**


Material:Aluminum frame, steel cam, and nylon trigger
Weight:90 g/ 3.174 oz
Certifications:CE EN 567, UIAA
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