Rig Descender - Black

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RIG is a compact self-braking descender designed for experienced users. It has an ergonomic handle that allows comfortable descent control.

The Petzl Rig descender is meticulously crafted for seasoned users, ensuring unparalleled safety and ease of use during descents. Engineered with precision, it boasts a host of features designed to enhance control and efficiency in various scenarios. Versatility, durability, and reliability converge in this essential piece of climbing gear.

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  • User-Friendly Design:
    • Safety gate on the moving side plate for easy rope installation while connected to the harness.
    • Ergonomic handle for comfortable descent control, with two modes: side plate or V-shaped friction channel.
    • AUTO-LOCK system for effortless positioning at workstations, automatically locking the rope when the handle is released.
  • Versatile Operation:
    • Rope can be taken up without handle manipulation, facilitating short ascents.
    • Manipulable cam for slack feeding or lead belaying using climbing techniques.
  • Enhanced Durability:
    • Stainless steel wear plate reinforces the rope friction zone, prolonging product lifespan.
  • Heavy Load Capacity:
    • Capable of descending loads up to 200 kg.
  • Wide Rope Compatibility:
    • Accommodates ropes with diameters ranging from 10 to 11.5 mm.
  • Color Options:
    • Available in two distinct colors: yellow and black.

    Material(s) Weight Maximum Working Load Certification(s)
    Aluminum, steel, nylon 400 g 200 kg EN 341 type 2 class A, CE EN 12841 type C, CE EN 15151-1, NFPA 1983 Technical Use, EAC, GB/T 38230 II A, XF 494:FZL-X-Q10/11.5 - EN 341 type 2 class A when used with a PARALLEL 10.5 mm or AXIS 11 mm rope - EN 12841 type C when used with a 10 to 11.5 mm EN 1891 A rope - EN 15151-1 when used with a 9 to 10.5 mm rope - NFPA 1983 Technical Use when used with a 10 to 11.5 mm rope

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