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Edelrid Bud

Original price was: $29.95.Current price is: $26.95.

A classic figure of eight style descender, the Bud offers an affordable, light-weight option that is useful as a back-up device, a spare for friends, or as a rigging tool.

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The Edelrid Bud is a classic figure of eight style descender that can be used on ropes from 7.8 to 12mm in diametre.

This tried-and-true design delivers an affordable, light-weight option that can be used as a handy back-up device or spare descender for taking friends out.

Ideal for use as a figure 8 block, a form of releasable rigging which allows an abseiler to be lowered if they become stuck on the rope.

(Note: heavier canyoners or those using thinner ropes may find they need additional friction. Ensure you understand how to utilise tools such as the Z-abseil (aka: Z-rig / Z-rappel) to add friction while descending.)

Product information:

  • Weight: 110 grams
  • Material: anodised aluminium
  • Dimensions: 130mm long, 76mm wide
  • Made in: Taiwan

User manual: Edelrid figure of eight descender