Looking for a lighter, more compact version of the ATC-Guide for fast mountain routes? At 7 grams lighter, the ATC-Alpine Guide has the same grooved sides for ease and control while lowering a leader or descending. The oval anchor-hole feeds rope easily when the device is in guide mode.
- Hot forged aluminum body for strength with machined windows to keep it light.
- Oval anchor-hole feeds rope easily when in guide-mode.
- Beefy cable holds its shape and resists getting caught up in the device.
- Recommended for use with 6.9 to 9mm diameter ropes.
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.