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The Best Climbing Belay Device
The Best Climbing Belay Device
We tested 13 top belay devices in the gym, up and down Yosemite’s walls and in our lab (our garage). We tested for efficiency in throwing rope fast to a leader, smoothly belaying a second, rappelling single or double ropes of varying diameter, and for overall durability. Then we selected the...
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