Petzl Chicane auxiliary braking device
£134.40 (incl. VAT)
3 in stock
3 in stock
This Chicane auxiliary braking device allows ZigZag and ZigZag Plus mechanical Prusiks to be used on single ropes. It provides continuous additional friction on descents. The excellent compatibility of the Chicane and mechanical Prusik as an assembled unit ensures smooth rope glide through the brake during ascents. The ergonomic handle provides excellent grip and facilitates movement while limb walking. Thanks to the openable side plate, installation is quick and easy.
The two friction pins add friction for continuous additional braking action during descents. The excellent compatibility of the Chicane and mechanical Prusik as an assembled unit ensures smooth rope glide through the brake during ascents. The ergonomic handle provides excellent grip and facilitates movement while limb walking. The openable side plate allows quick and easy installation on the rope.
- Continuous additional braking action, thanks to the added friction of the two friction pins.
- Used with an Am’D or OK connector (not included). The H-shaped cross-section of the connector, together with the positioning ring of the mechanical Prusik, make the Chicane and mechanical Prusik a compatible unit that ensures smooth rope glide through the brake during ascents.
- Ergonomic handle facilitates movement while limb walking
• Easy installation:
- Openable side plate for quick and easy installation on the rope
- Triple action unlocking limits rick of accidentally opening the side plate
- Connects on the upper hole of the mechanical Prusik
- Optimized durability, thanks to the two friction pins, available as spare parts
- Chicane allows the user to work in compliance with the ANSI Z133 standard
- Materials: Aluminum, steel, nylon
- Weight: 255g
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