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The DMM Bug belay is a great all rounder device that is equally at home down the climbing wall as it is out on the grit. It also works well with wet ropes. This belay device is designed to work with medium to 'fat' ropes, and within the 8.5 mm - 11 mm range it handles beautifully. Although a tricky balance to get right, DMM probably nailed it. The Bug is slick enough to allow a quick release of rope, just when it's needed, but secure enough to allow a firm lock down in the event of a fall. It can be used as an abseil device within the rope diameter guidelines.
Take it easy on your ropes and rack weight with the DMM Bug Belay Device. Weighing in at under 60 grams, this tiny-yet-competent device earns its small name. Radiused edges take it easy on your lifelines sized 9. 5mm and larger.
Single ropes, double ropes, twins. The Bug belay/rappel device can handle it all. Whether youre catching or rapping, the massively radiused edges are easy on your ropes. The ribbed profile improves your grip when you are loading the rope and helps to dissipate heat on those long rappels.
- Ramsey Outdoor
Single ropes, double ropes, twins; The Bug belay/rappel device can handle it all. Whether you're catching or rapping, the massively radiused edges are easy on your ropes. The ribbed profile improves your grip when you are loading the rope and helps to dissipate heat on those long rappels. Weight:2.9oz (83g)Lightweight belay/rappel device.Huge radius edges are easy on the rope.Cooling ribs improve handling.