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Basic Ascender-Petzl-Uncle Dan's, Rock/Creek, and Gearhead Outfitters

Basic Ascender

Style: B18BAA
Regular price $79.95

Compact, versatile rope clamp

The BASIC is a compact ascender that fits well in the hand for rope ascents. The lower attachment hole is large enough to accept carabiners for the lanyard and the footloop.

  • Details

    Features

    • Compact ascender with excellent grip
    • Can be used for rope ascent on a fixed line or as progress capture in a hauling system
    • Toothed cam with self-cleaning slot optimizes performance under any conditions (frozen or muddy ropes...)
    • Stainless steel cam has better resistance to corrosion
    • Lower attachment hole large enough for two carabiners (lanyard and foot loop)
    • Upper connection hole for guiding the rope

    Specs

    • Material(s): aluminum frame, stainless steel cam, nylon safety catch
    • Weight: 85 g
    • Rope compatibility: 8 to 11 mm
  • Shipping Disclaimer

    Please Note: Weight-bearing, technical climbing equipment is not eligible for returns. For more information, visit our return policy page.

Features

  • Compact ascender with excellent grip
  • Can be used for rope ascent on a fixed line or as progress capture in a hauling system
  • Toothed cam with self-cleaning slot optimizes performance under any conditions (frozen or muddy ropes...)
  • Stainless steel cam has better resistance to corrosion
  • Lower attachment hole large enough for two carabiners (lanyard and foot loop)
  • Upper connection hole for guiding the rope

Specs

  • Material(s): aluminum frame, stainless steel cam, nylon safety catch
  • Weight: 85 g
  • Rope compatibility: 8 to 11 mm

Please Note: Weight-bearing, technical climbing equipment is not eligible for returns. For more information, visit our return policy page.