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Rappelling with a Belay Device

The Thrill of the Descent: Mastering Rappelling with Belay Device

Have you ever wondered how to rappel with a belay device? Rappelling is one of the most important skills in climbing. We’ve all heard the adage, “what goes up must come down.” This certainly rings true in the world of rock climbing. Rappelling with belay Device is the safest and most standard way to get back down from multi-pitch rock climbs and can also be enjoyed for its own sake, such as with canyoneering. As …

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Dry Tooling

Chilling Out: Guide to Dry Tooling on Ice and Mixed Climbs

What is Dry Tooling? Dry tooling is a term that is unheard of by many. This style of climbing involves using ice axes and crampons to climb rocks not fully covered in ice and snow. In recent years, there has also been a rise in dry tooling competitions, where athletes use their axes to climb manufactured climbing walls. You may wonder why climbers would opt for axes over their hands for dry rock. The answer …

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Get a Grip: Fun and Effective Pinch Grip Training with Pinch Blocks

While the hangboard has been around for years and is at the top of the list of any dedicated climber’s training tools, pinch blocks are new and still unknown to many. Despite this, they are an extremely valuable tool for increased grip strength. And if used properly, pinch blocks can be an effective pinch grip training. The hangboard will get you ready for hard crimp lines anywhere, but one day you may find your hands …

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how to rappel with a grigri

Rappel with Grigri-tude: How to Rappel with a GriGri Safely

In 1991, when Petzl released the original grigri belay device, the company changed the belaying game forever. The grigri was the first assisted braking device and remains the industry’s gold standard. The term assisted braking implies that if the belayer loses control of the rope, the belay device itself will arrest the climber’s fall in the overwhelming majority of circumstances. This does not eliminate the need for a competent belayer but certainly increases safety for …

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Rock Climbing PermaDraw – Cable Draw – 16kN / 3,600 lbs.

Home Climb Hard PermaDraws Cable Draws – 16kN or 22kN / Blue or Gray ClimbTech’s permanent draws – Permadraws – are designed to be long-life rock climbing quickdraws that don’t wear or deteriorate like traditional nylon draws.Specifications: Carabiner – Bent Aluminum Gate, Zinc-Plated Steel-Alloy Body, Keeper Pin with Set Screw (allows easy replacement), CE certified Cable – 7×19 Galvanized Aircraft Cable Quicklink – Zinc-Plated Steel Alloy *Some assembly required MADE IN THE USA Default Length …

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Hanger – Zinc Plated 3/8″ Bolt Hole – ClimbTech

Home Work Safe Bolts & Hardware Hanger – Zinc Plated 3/8″ Bolt Hole 3 product reviews Bulk Discounts for Hanger – Zinc Plated 3/8″ Bolt Hole Below are the available bulk discount rates for each individual item when you purchase a certain amount Buy 501 – 1000 and pay only $1.50 each Rock bolt hanger for climbing protection and belay, rescue, and rigging work. 3/8″ bolt hole fits 3/8″ bolts or 1/2″ full-sleeve bolts. No …

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MEGA Swivel 10K Anchor – ClimbTech

Home Work Safe Swivel Anchors MEGA Swivel 10K Anchor The 10K Swivel Anchor can be installed on concrete and steel structures with a variety of installion kits available to suit your application.  The anchor incorporates a revolutionary swivel ring design that allows a D-ring to rotate 360 degrees as well as flip back and forth at 180 degrees. The Swivel Anchor’s incredible strength is due to a heavy gauge heat treated alloy steel, reinforced bridge, …

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Powers AC100+ Gold – ClimbTech

Home Climb Hard Bolts & Hardware Powers AC100+ Gold The AC100+ Gold is a two-component vinylester adhesive anchoring system. The system includesinjection adhesive in plastic cartridges, mixing nozzles, dispensing tools and hole cleaning equipment.The AC100+ Gold is designed for bonding threaded rod and reinforcing bar elements into drilled holes in concrete and masonry base materials. Installed as per the manufacturer’s instructions, it is suitable for anchoring glue-in bolts. Working and curing times depend on temperature, sets …

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MEGA Swivel 5K Anchor – ClimbTech

Home Work Safe Swivel Anchors MEGA Swivel 5K Anchor The 5K Swivel Anchor can be installed on concrete and steel structures with a variety of installion kits available to suit your application.  The anchor incorporates a revolutionary swivel ring design that allows a D-ring to rotate 360 degrees as well as flip back and forth at 180 degrees. The Swivel Anchor’s incredible strength is due to a heavy gauge heat treated alloy steel, reinforced bridge, …

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Legacy Bolt – ClimbTech

Home Climb Hard Bolts & Hardware Legacy Bolt The ClimbTech Legacy bolt is a climbing specific sleeve style anchor that enables route equippers and rebolting organizations to reuse the original bolt hole in the rock, thus mitigating impact on the environment.  The bolt is made of 304SS and is passivated for increased resistance to corrosion over the life of the bolt.  The Legacy Bolt is available as a 1/2″x3.5″ bolt with a climbing hanger that …

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