Black Diamond Vario Chest

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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When upright stability is needed, the lightweight, durable Black Diamond Vario chest harness is a great choice.


Black Diamond Climb Vario Chest Harness BD6500710000ALL1.


Use the Black Diamond Vario Chest Harness in conjunction with your regular harness to keep you upright when jugging a fixed line, aiding a roof, or rappelling with a heady load. Don't risk being flipped upside down because of a unique climbing situation, just clip the rope though the Vario to keep you upright. You can even use this chest harness to keep yourself upright in the event of a crevasse fall during glacier travel.


The Vario Chest Harness by Black Diamond offers excellent upright stability for climbers jugging overhanging fixed lines or rappelling with large loads. NOTE: Adjustable Chest harness must be used with a sit harness. It cannot be used alone. Features of the Black Diamond Vario Chest All-Around Harness Traditional buckles Constructed from wide nylon webbing Must be worn with a sit harness cannot be used alone Fit range 61-117 cm (24-46in.)

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