Petzl ascenders are designed for ascending fixed ropes, but they can also be used to address a wide range of situations: helping a second, hauling a victim out of a crevasse or up a wall...

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Ascenders (8)
Ascenders (3)
Multi-purpose ascenders (3)
Ascender accessories (2)


Handled rope clamps, ventral or foot-mounted, for ascending the length of a fixed rope.

Multi-purpose ascenders

Multi-use or rescue ascenders allow the user to face numerous situations: hauling in a crevasse or on a rock face, rappel back-up...

Ascender accessories

Adjustable footloops for handled ascenders.

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