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Great videos on the grigri and belaying (Read 959 times)

jwi

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Great videos on the grigri and belaying
June 01, 2023, 03:13:27 pm
The grigri might not work how you imagine it does



This video is also good, to show to people with non-approved belay techniques


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I still use the original gri gri.  I have found it superior in (al)most all applications.  I understand that the patent expired, but i imagine Petzl would still sell a bunch of them if offered.

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Thought these videos were brilliant and should be watched by anyone who sport climbs or regularly uses a grigri. Obviously you should always have your hand on the brake rope but what was interesting was how quickly and easily it failed in situations that I suspect most sport climbers can relate to…

 

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