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Rappel Device -- Definition of a Climbing Word - About.com
Definition of Rappel Device, a climbing equipment word for a metal device used for belaying and rappelling.
Belay and Rappel Devices - Climbing - About.com
Belay and rappel devices are one of the most important pieces of climbing equipment that you will need to purchase and learn to use so you can safely belay ...
Belay and Rappel Devices - Climbing - About.com
... from you, the belayer, to the lead climber above. Learn here about the four kinds of belay and rappel devices so you can make smart purchasing decisions.
Your Essential Rappelling Equipment - Climbing - About.com
Here is a list of all the essential equipment that you need to rappel off your newest route, including climbing ropes, rappel device, anchor material like cams and ...
Review of Trango B52 Belay and Rappel Device
A complete Guide Review of a Trango B52 belay and rappel device used for rock , ice, and sport climbing.
Belay Device -- Climbing Equipment - About.com
Definition of Belay Device, a climbing equipment word for hardware used for belaying and rappelling.
The Carabiner Brake Method — Learn How to Rappel - Climbing
How do you rappel if you drop your rappel device on a rock climb? The best way to get down is by using the carabiner brake method. Learn all about the ...
3 Common Belay Devices for Rock Climbing - About.com
Belay devices, also called rappel devices, are simple but essential climbing tools that allow a climber to belay another climber by paying out the rope and then ...
6 Essential Rappelling Skills -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing
It's best to thread the rappel ropes through a rappel device, like an ATC or figure- 8 descender. In a pinch you can use the old-style Dulfersitz, a Munter hitch, or a ...
Using Your Brake Hand -- Learn How to Rappel
Before rappelling, place your hands in the basic ready position with the top or guide hand above the rappel device and the bottom or brake hand below the ...
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