The Ascension by Petzl is a handled rope clamp that has been designed for rope ascents and features an over-moulded grip and ergonomic upper part for a comfortable, powerful grip when pulling with one or two hands. The ASCENSION handled rope clamp has a wide lower hole for easily attaching two carabiners for a lanyard and footloop. The grip is wider at the bottom, providing better comfort for your pinkie fingers during use. The index finger indent has also been increased, offering greater efficiency when pulling on the ascender. The cam has been redesigned to minimize friction when sliding the ascender up the rope while the angled teeth provide a secure grip in the worst conditions (wet, icy, or muddy ropes). The geometry of the single piece aluminium frame ensures optimal handle orientation when the device is loaded and will maintain solid, comfortable performance for ascents of any length.
Please note that we only sell the black coloured model, yellow images are for demo purposes only.
- Moulded grip provides even greater comfort with a more ergonomically shaped handle. This shape keeps your hand from sliding to the bottom of the frame each time you pull on the ASCENSION. The bi-material handle includes a rubber over moulded grip, increasing the comfort and grip in wet or icy conditions.
- Chrome-plated steel cam with angled teeth and self-cleaning slot securely grips the rope, even in muddy or icy conditions
- The ergonomic trigger allows one-handed installation and removal
- Mono-frame construction eliminates weaknesses and keeps the ascender lightweight and durable for years of use
- The two attachment points allow for different uses (e.g. self- belaying, hauling systems, etc.)
- Anodized frames are color coded for easy identification (black -left / gray -right)
- Safety catch prevents the cam from opening too far, helping to keep the rope captured for added safety
- 1 cm secondary hole at the bottom will accommodate a screw link for attaching aiders, slings, etc.
- Weight: 195 grams
- Material: aluminum frame, chrome-plated steel cam, rubber over molded plastic grip, nylon catch
- For use with single ropes between 8 and 13 mm
- Certification(s) : CE EN 567, UIAA
- Made in: FR
- Guarantee: 3 years
- Colour: Black (yellow photos are for demo purposes only)
- Brand: Petzl
- SKU: 381771
- MPN: B17ARN (right), B17ALN (left)
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