Metolius 8 Step Ladder Aider


Weight 11.5 oz / 326 g
Overall Length 74 in / 1880 mm
Webbing 1 in / 25 mm flat nylon webbing
Step Spacing 9 in / 229 mm
Strength 18 kN / 4050 lbf (End-to-end), 22 kN / 4950 lbf (Grab loop), 4.4 kN / 1000 lbf (Steps)

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Metolius Climb 8 Step Ladder Aider 1 inch-Blue AIDE00502. Constructed with 8 steps made of 25 mm flat nylon webbing for maximum strength and ease of use.


For demanding and technical aid climbing and big-wall ascents, stand strong with the Metolius 8 Step Ladder Aider. This aider features Biothane step stiffeners to keep the step open and a reinforced clip-in point for durability. A full strength grab loop gives you something to hold onto when reaching for that next placement, and a dedicated clip-in point lets you enchain aiders without collapsing the bottom step.


Features of the Metolius 8 Step 1in. Aider Ladder Ladder-style construction with 8 steps for maximum ease of use 1in.(25 mm) flat nylon webbing Biothane step stiffeners insure the steps always stay open Reinforced clip-in point Full-strength grab loop Sub-steps in the top two steps Dedicated clip-in point at the bottom for enchaining aiders without collapsing the bottom step For Body Weight Only

- Moosejaw

Metolius's 8-Step Ladder Aider uses 8 ladder-style steps for easier use. Use each step confidently - the Biothane step stiffeners prevent the steps from collapsing. A dedicated clip-in point at the bottom allows you to attach it to other aiders.

- Mountain Gear