Kong Gigi Belay Device

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A true workhorse for Kong! Multipurpose hot-forged aluminum plate, for use with single, double and twin ropes. Its main applications are self-locking belaying for one or two seconds and abseiling. The central rib acts as a fulcrum on the connector and allows to recover two people also secured to ropes of different diameter, either simultaneously or separately because in case of a fall the rope only subjected to tear blocks, leaving the other free to slide. It is possible to use the GI-GI in combination with a self-locking device and a foot pedal for emergency lifting. High quality product completely developed and produced in Italy. Tested piece by piece.

- Bentgate.com

Perfect for guides, the GiGi has an almost infinite number of applications. It can be used as both a belay device and emergency ascender. Excellent for crevasse rescue, for lowering heavy loads, or belaying two people at one time. The GiGi is the perfect choice for climbers or alpinists searching for rope management solutions. If you are planning on adding one piece of gear to your rack this year, the GiGi is your ticket. Carabiner sold separate. Weight: 68 grams Rope: Ø 8mm - 11mm

- Vargo Outdoors

Keep the king of versatile climbing gear in your arsenal, the GiGi belay and rappel device from Kong is ideal as a descender aid, works well for belaying - even 2 people, and is great to have for crevasse rescue or lowering heavy loads. Rack this with you for the many rope management situations you encounter.

- Mountain Gear