Grivel Ascender Descender 5038-168
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A patented design from Grivel, the Up/Down ascender is a standard ascender that has a built-in belay plate that can be used for descending. Great for big walls, alpine climbs, or for cleaning and projecting routes. The design allows a quick and safe transition that allows you to quickly bail down the line if conditions require.

  • Configured for left and right, this is the right hand version.
  • Works with 8.3-13mm ropes as an ascender, or 7.3-13mm when used for descending.

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Ideal for
  • Snow and ice climbing
  • Trad and aid climbing
Body material Aluminum
Cam material Stainless steel
Rope diameter

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

CE certified Yes
Made in Italy