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Product information: Non-compliance of adjustable webbing on PODIUM seat referen

Fact : We have found a non-compliance during the manufacturing of the first new models of PODIUM seats. Products concerned by this non-compliance were manufactured between March 2018 and the end of September 2018.

October 23 2018

Rope access and confined space

PODIUM selette

On some of these seats, the attachment part of the adjustable webbing is not large enough to allow the connection of a carabiner.

We estimate this default impacts 15 % of the total PODIUM seats manufactured. 

 

Corrective action

To be able to connect any carabiner in the adjustable webbing, it is necessary to replace the webbing with a correct piece from Petzl.

Spare adjustable webbing for PODIUM seat​

For a replacement piece, please contact your local distributor’s after sales department:
After Sales Department

To replace the webbing simply “Double Back” the webbing through the buckle as detailed below.

Sequence of passing the webbing through the buckle "Double Back"

While waiting to receive the replacement you may

To allow the attachment of the PODIUM seat with any carabiner, you can insert either a shackle, or a MAILLON 3.5, or cord of Ø5 mm

A- Shackel

B- MAILLON 3,5

C- Cord Ø5

 

We apologize for this inconvenience and will do our best to quickly and efficiently address this situation. Thank you for your understanding and trust,

Sincerely

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