PETZL Shunt Ascender

Rappel back-up ascender

Product Description

Used below the rappel device, the SHUNT works as a rappel back-up and replaces friction knots like the Prusik. Works on single and doubled ropes.



Easy to install on the rope.

Smooth clamping surfaces won’t damage rope.

May be used to ascend single or doubled rope.


MATERIALS: aluminum frame

WEIGHT: 188g

ROPE COMPATIBILITY: single ropes 10 to 11mm or doubled rope

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