Petzl - Shunt Abseil Backup Device

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  • Regular price £43.00
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A mechanical replacement for self-jamming prusik knots, offering much greater durability and reliability. Positioned below a descender, the Shunt acts as a back-up belay for an abseil descent, instantly locking off the rope in the event of accidentally releasing hold of the control rope.

  • Locks onto the rope as soon as you release it and follows your descent when you press on it.
  • Can be attached onto a rope without untying.
  • Can be used on single or double ropes.
  • CE-UIAA certified.
  • Three-year warranty.

Rope diameter: single rope (10 to 11 mm), double (8 to 11 mm).

Weight: 188g

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