Ascension Rope Clamp

Petzl Ascension Rope Clamp

The Petzl Ascension Rope Clamp is a high-performance device is designed for ascending fixed single ropes from 8 to 13 mm. User-friendly handled rope clamp/grab, it is ergonomically designed handle for maximum grip for the hand and to keep the handle aligned with the direction of pull. Machined in aluminum alloy for minimum weight, the elastomeric protective sleeve improves grip and thermal insulation.ascension rope clamp


  • Simple and efficient to use
  • Ergonomic molded handle allows a comfortable yet powerful grip
  • Wide opening allows the handle to be easily grasped, even with thick gloves
  • Ergonomic upper part to maximize power when pulling with two hands
  • Safety catch is totally integrated into the body of the rope clamp to help prevent snagging
  • Toothed cam with self-cleaning slot optimizes performance under any conditions (frozen or dirty ropes...)
  • Wide lower hole for easy attachment of the carabiners of the PROGRESS lanyard and FOOTAPE and FOOTCORD footloops
  • Upper hole for clipping a carabiner around the rope
  • Available in left- or right-handed and in black/yellow or black versions


  • Material(s): aluminum, stainless steel, plastic, rubber, nylon
  • Weight: 165 g
  • Rope compatibility: 8 to 13 mm
  • Certification(s): CE EN 567, CE EN 12841 type B, EAC, NFPA 1983 Technical Use
  • Individually tested

Item # P-B17A _A

Jim Johnson October 26, 2016
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