Weight 8.5 oz / 241 g
Overall Length 60 in / 1524 mm
Webbing 1 in / 25 mm Flat Nylon Webbng
Step Spacing 14 in / 356 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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Features of the Metolius 4 Step 3/4in. Alpine Aider Ladder Lightweight, version of the 4-Step Aider using (3/4in. / 19 mm) tubular webbing For Body Weight Only

- Moosejaw

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- CampSaver.com

Get a little help on your next aid route with the durability of Metolius's classically designed 1-inch 4-Step Aider. With steps placed 14 inches apart and featuring Biothane step stiffeners to keep them open, you won't be left struggling for a foothold.

- Mountain Gear

The Metolius 4 Step Aider is a classic staggered triangular step aider. The steps have stiffeners so that they stay open during use and the clip in point is reinforced for durability. The top 2 steps have half steps for those times when every inch counts. Classic 4-step aider with triangular steps1" flat nylon webbingBiothane step stiffeners insure that the steps always stay openReinforced clip-in pointFull strength grab loop (22 kN)Sub-steps in the top two stepsdedicated clip-in point at the bottom for extending aiders without collapsing the bottom stepOverall length: 60inchStep spacing: 14inchWeight: 8.5oz (241g)End-to-end strength: 18 kN (4050lbf)Grab loop strength: 22 kN (4950lbf)Steps strength: 4.4 kN (1000lbf)

- Campmor