PETZL SHUNT

PETZL SHUNT

Petzl

Regular price $72.95 Sale

The Petzl Shunt multi-purpose device is designed for ascending as well as a backup brake for rappelling, occasional self-belays, or top rope belays.

  • Will lock on single or identical double kernmantle ropes but not on braided ropes; fits single ropes from 10 - 11 mm and double ropes from 8 - 11 mm
  • Loads onto a rope without having to unclip; can be used as a back-up on descent or rappel when placed below the descender
  • A mechanical version of a Prusik hitch or Machard knot, the Shunt body must be held during usage on descent