DMM Figure 8 Descender 4008-393
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DMM Figure 8 Descender

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Show Description

DMM’s figure 8 descender is particularly robust, with lots of metal to take years of rappelling. The hole is large enough for 2 rope systems and fits single ropes up to 12mm.

  • Made of 6082 aluminum.
  • Not meant for belaying.
  • Rated to 25kN strength.

Tech specs

Show Tech specs
Weight 114g
Ideal for
  • Snow and ice climbing
  • Rock climbing
Type Figure 8
Material Aluminum alloy
Rope diameter

The maximum diameter or the range of rope diameter that is compatible with the device.

≤ 12mm
Belay off anchor

Use an autoblock device with a locking carabiner to belay off the anchor or to bring up two seconds on independent lines.

CE certified Yes
Made in United Kingdom