The evolution of what many consider to be the definitive belay device for most climbing days. The ATC-XP features 2 toothed notches on one side to provide holding power for catching, lowering, or rappelling. The other side is smooth, just like the original ATC, to allow low-friction payout when rappelling.
- Made of aluminum.
- Fits 7.7 to 11mm ropes.
- Window through the body has rounded, machined edges and reduces weight by about 30%.
- Smoothly bevelled teeth help keep belays snag free.
- Rigid keeper wire won't get sucked into slots.
The maximum diameter or the range of rope diameter that is compatible with the device.
|7.7 - 11mm|
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.