ASCENSION Ascender - Petzl

Petzl

PTZ-B17ALA

Handled rope clamp for rope ascents

The ASCENSION handled rope clamp is designed for rope ascents and features an over-moulded grip and ergonomic upper part for a comfortable and 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.

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Detailed description

  • Simple and efficient to use:
    • ergonomic molded handle allows a comfortable yet powerful grip
    • wide opening allows the handle to be easily grasped, even with thick gloves
    • ergonomic upper part to maximize power when pulling with two hands
    • safety catch is totally integrated into the body of the rope clamp to help prevent snagging
    • toothed cam with self-cleaning slot optimizes performance under any conditions (frozen or dirty ropes...)
    • upper hole for clipping a carabiner around the rope
  • Available in left- or right-handed and in black/yellow or black versions

Specifications

  • Material(s): aluminum, stainless steel, plastic, rubber, nylon
  • Weight: 165 g
  • Rope compatibility: 8 to 13 mm
  • Certification(s): CE EN 567, CE EN 12841 type B, EAC, NFPA 1983 Technical Use

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