AutoStop Descender Petzl Knot

Nudo Descendedor AutoStop PetzlThis is one of the most popular descent devices worldwide. It offers exceptional control and versatility. Its auto-brake function allows high maneuverability on the rope, making it ideal for caving. It also allows easily stop and maintain your position in the string.

This mechanism enables it to be quickly installed and removed from the line without disconnecting the harness, preventing its fall.

It can also be used for short distances up adding an ascender and a pedal. The skeleton used to be made ​​of steel and weighs 300g are around. The rope size for use is between 9 and 12 mm. in diameter.

Caving In situations in which support is required to descend from both hands, you can disable the auto-lock feature, placing a clip into the hole in the lower wheel.