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Black Diamond Super 8 Belay Device

    Black Diamond Super 8 Belay Device

    Designed with belaying in mind, the Black Diamond Super 8 belay device features a versatile dual-hole design that allows use with single or double ropes.

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    Item # 471098

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    • Made of lightweight-yet-tough drop-forged aircraft-quality 7075-T6 aluminum for superior strength and durability
    • Soft-anodized coating wears smoothly; less chance of developing rope-damaging edges
    • Black Diamond Super 8 belay device comes in assorted colors only; sorry, specific color requests cannot be accommodated

    Please note: Black Diamond products can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.

    Imported.

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    Black Diamond Super 8 Belay Device Specs
    Specification
    Description
    Best use
    Climbing
    Yes
    Yes
    8.1mm - 11mm, single/double
    Suitable for belaying
    Suitable for rappelling
    Fits rope sizes

    Black Diamond Super 8 Belay Device

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    Rated 4.8333/5 based on 6 reviews
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromGood for rapel I got this becouse the ATC was slow to rapel on. This is much much better for rapel.
    Date published: 2008-04-22
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromawesome this device is super simple and lightweight as a emergency device its perfect luckily i haven't had to use it for that yet
    Date published: 2013-05-07
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromExcellent device This is a time tested device and is the best at what is designed for. If you do any rappelling this is absolutely the device to have. It works easily with single 11+mm ropes and any size double rope. With a single rope the rappel can get a little speedy so I recommend gloves if you plan on that. If you are going to be doing double rope rappels with high diameter rope or a very long one with lots of rope weight you may want to get a rescue 8 as it has a bigger opening. Otherwise, this is the rappelling device to have.
    Date published: 2008-08-23
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromPerfect! Great device! I dont even use my ATC Guide anymore. I normally always rig this in the canyoneering style which makes rappelling very speedy and extremely smooth. I even rig it this way for belaying, which makes some people nervous but after I show them how effective it is they are good to go, just make sure to wear gloves!!
    Date published: 2010-05-18
    Rated 5out of5
    by frombetter than you think a really great easy to use rappel device i use it in all of my climbs
    Date published: 2011-07-24
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromCouldn't be happier this is a perfect 8 ring and i use it regularly to rappel it suits its purpose perfectly
    Date published: 2012-01-08

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