Black Diamond ATC-Pilot Belay Device 5052-289

Black Diamond ATC-Pilot Belay Device

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Show Description

The Air Traffic Controller (or ATC) is a hybrid-style device that offers smooth rope feeding when paying out rope or lowering. The design creates an assisted lock (it's not an autolocking device) but it allows you to transfer some of a climber's weight to the device for gradual lowering and smooth landings.

  • Made of durable abrasion-resistant stainless steel.
  • High braking performance to catch falls safely.
  • Smooth handling, even for larger-diameter ropes.
  • For use with single ropes only.

Tech specs

Show Tech specs
Weight 86g
Ideal for Rock climbing
Type Geometry assisted
Material Stainless steel
Rope diameter

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

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 USA