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FalconGuides Rappelling

    FalconGuides Rappelling

    A full color guide with clear knot-tying illustrations, Rappelling offers everything you need to know about descending on a rope, including knots, rigging strategies, rappel devices and safety. See details

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    A full color guide with clear knot-tying illustrations, Rappelling offers everything you need to know about descending on a rope, including knots, rigging strategies, rappel devices and safety.

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    A full color guide with clear knot-tying illustrations, Rappelling offers everything you need to know about descending on a rope, including knots, rigging strategies, rappel devices and safety.

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    A full color guide with clear knot-tying illustrations, Rappelling offers everything you need to know about descending on a rope, including knots, rigging strategies, rappel devices and safety.

    • Author: Bob Gaines
    • Softcover; 172 pages; color photographs and maps
    • Falcon Publishing, Inc.; copyright 2013
    • Covers vital information on all aspects of rappelling, from rigging simple rope and anchor systems to dealing with complicated emergency situations
    • Includes a comprehensive discussion of ropes, slings and all hardware used in rappelling
    • Rappelling measures approximately 9 x 7.5 in.

    This guide covers techniques for the most basic to advanced climbing, including multi-pitch rappelling methods and rope management. Single rope fixed line rappelling techniques used in caving, canyoneering, and industrial applications are also discussed, along with improvised ascending techniques (prusiking) and ascending a fixed rope with mechanical ascenders (jumaring). Rappelling accident analysis and prevention is also included along with a section on rappel back-ups and safety checks.

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