BASIC Ascender rope clamp PETZL


The Petzl Basic is a versatile and very compact ascender. Can be used for ascending or as a progress capture device. The BASIC is a compact ascender that fits well in the hand for rope ascents. The lower attachment hole is large enough to accept carabineers for the lanyard and the foot loop.


In stock (can be backordered)

UPC: 3342540094314 MPN: PZ-B18BAA Category: . Brand:

Product Description

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

Material(s): aluminum frame, stainless steel cam, nylon safety catch
Weight: 85 g
Rope compatibility: 8 to 11 mm
Certification(s): CE EN 567, UIAA

References B18BAA
Guarantee 3 years
Packing 1

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Additional Information

Weight 0.4 lbs
Dimensions 6 x 4 x 2 in