Mad Rock Safeguard (Springless)

Retailers' Descriptions

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Mad Rock Belay Devices Safeguard Belay Black 870559006514. It will lock onto the rope with very little force giving you the confidence that once the position of the rope is set the device will not creep or slide.

- CampSaver.com

Features of the Mad Rock Safeguard Belay Device By constructing the Lifeguard without the internal spring, the Safeguard is a great tool for rescue and rigging work It will lock onto the rope with very little force giving you the confidence that once the position of the rope is set the device will not creep or slide For rescue / rigging use: 8.1mm to 11mm rope diameter For Climbing use: 8.9mm to 11mm rope diameter Hot Forged Aluminum and Stainless Steel construction

- Moosejaw

The Mad Rock Safeguard looks strikingly similar to Mad Rock's assisted braking Lifeguard belay device with the exception of a springless interior, making it more applicable for rescue and rigging work as well as climbing. A springless design increases the Safeguard's lock onto ropes to give you the extra confidence needed for rope solos, rescue work, or even standard belays. It shouldn't creep or slide down the rope like the spring-loaded Lifeguard or other assisted braking devices.

- Backcountry.com

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