SMC Figure 8 With Ears

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The Russ Anderson/SMC Figure 8 with ears is one of the most popular full-sized descenders used by professionals throughout the rescue, fire service and police/tactical markets. | Machined from 1/2'' thick, solid aluminum, heat-treated bar and then finished with a very tough, hard-anodized finish in either grey or black. | This is the smaller of two sizes and is ideal for working with a single or a double wrap of up to 1/2'' diameter rope. | Adding ''ears'' to this design helps to eliminate the potential for ropes slipping up into a girth hitch and also make it easier to ''tie off'' when on rappel. | The carabiner hole doubles as a belay plate for up to 1/2'' rope. | The center hole allows you to rig the 8 without unclipping it from your harness. | All SMC NFPA products are third party tested (by Underwriters Laboratories - UL) as required by NFPA 1983 (2001 edition) standards. All SMC NFPA products are stamped with the required certification information and the user information is enc

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

SMC Figure 8 With Ears

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The SMC Figure 8 With Ears is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen December 12, 2009 at Tahoe Mountain Sports.

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