Evacuation by rope-to-rope transfer - Petzl Luxembourg

Evacuation by rope-to-rope transfer


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  • Mastering these techniques requires specific training. Work with a professional to confirm your ability to perform these techniques safely and independently before attempting them unsupervised.
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Alternative to the Tyrolean traverse: this technique requires greater clearance than the Tyrolean as the ropes are less taut. Quick to install with minimal equipment

Evacuation by rope-to-rope transfer.

• Gray rope for back-up belay

• Blue rope for movement