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6 Essential Rappelling Skills -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing
Rappelling is a skill-based climbing activity for descending down cliffs and mountains. Learn what are the six essential climbing skills that you need to know to ...
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Rappelling -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing - About.com
Rappelling is a technique that allows you to do a controlled descent down a rope from a cliff. Learn here about rappelling and all the climbing skills you need to ...
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All About Rappelling -- Learn How to Rappel - Climbing - About.com
Rappelling is a climbing technique that allows you to do a controlled descent down a rope from a cliff or mountain. Learn here all about rappelling and the ...
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Four Sturdy Knots for Rappelling - Climbing - About.com
If you're out climbing and need to rappel off the cliff, here are the four best knots to tie your climbing ropes together.
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Rappel -- Climbing Technique - About.com
Definition of Rappel, a climbing word for descending fixed ropes by sliding down the rope, which is secured to cliff top anchors and a belay device.
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Your Essential Rappelling Equipment - Climbing - About.com
Climbing ropes are one of the most important pieces of equipment for rappelling. Most climbers use the same dynamic ropes for rappelling that they use for ...
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What Can Go Wrong Rappelling -- Rappelling is Dangerous
A lot can go wrong when you're rappelling off a cliff since you're totally dependent on your equipment. Learn here why rappelling is dangerous and how you can ...
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Using Your Brake Hand -- Learn How to Rappel
The cardinal rule of rappelling is: Never Let Go With Your Brake Hand. Learn here about using your brake hand to create more friction when you rappel and how ...
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How to Toss Rappel Ropes -- Learn Essential Rappelling Skills
It is important to learn how to properly and safely toss your rappel ropes off from the top of a cliff. If you do it wrong you can end up with rope tangles, your rope ...
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How to Build Safe Rappel Anchors - Climbing - About.com
Rappel anchors are an important element for safe rappelling. Bad anchors can fail and lead to dire consequences. Learn how to use existing rappel anchors ...
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