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Black Diamond Index Ascender is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 30.
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The Black Diamond Index Ascender is a rope ascender for rock, big wall, and trad climbing. Available in right and left hand versions, you can add to your rack for tough pitches and all sorts of weather conditions. The dual-density grip provides comfort to your hands and the aggressive teeth grip the rope, dry, wet, or icy. Clip to your harness via the large carabiner clip hole and always be ready to move on up. All that in a lightweight package of just 7 ounces.

FINAL SALE: For safety reasons, we cannot accept returns on load-bearing climbing equipment. Sorry for being so mean.

Product Description
Item No.   10269379

The Black Diamond Index Ascender is a rope ascender for rock, big wall, and trad climbing. Available in right and left hand versions, you can add to your rack for tough pitches and all sorts of weather conditions. The dual-density grip provides comfort to your hands and the aggressive teeth grip the rope, dry, wet, or icy. Clip to your harness via the large carabiner clip hole and always be ready to move on up. All that in a lightweight package of just 7 ounces.

FINAL SALE: For safety reasons, we cannot accept returns on load-bearing climbing equipment. Sorry for being so mean.

FEATURES of the Black Diamond Index Ascender

  • Trigger-finger release for fast operation
  • Ergonomic dual-density grip
  • Lightened frame
  • Aggressive teeth for extra grip on icy ropes
  • Large carabiner clip hole
  • Left and right-handed versions

Product Specifications
Features: Locking
Weight: 7 oz
Material Details: Aluminum
Disclaimer: We only ship this brand to US Addresses., All climbing equipment is final sale.
Best Use: Big Wall Climbing, Canyoning, Climbing, Caving
Product Reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super easy Super easy to operate one handed. It was bigger than I expected but gets the job done well!
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use. Solid construction.
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product. Perfect for fixed rope systems.
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great in the hand and light works as it should very easy to use with one hand as well as removing and re-installing to rope.
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This ascender does exactly what it is meant for. I have used it for top-rope soloing and it has helped get me out of moves beyond my limit. A great addition to my rack.
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Improves Accessibility for Injured Climbers Having shattered my clavicle a few months ago mountain biking, I am just now being cleared by the doctors to start safe physical activity. While I am definitely pushing the limits of what they are wanting me to do, I am finally getting back to climbing by using the Ascender Index. I am able to pull myself up the wall using only one arm and trust that my gear has me covered and will keep me safe. I have been putting this gear to the test the last few weeks and it is performing perfectly!
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for jugging lines. But mainly I use it for belaying on steep sport routes when my partner has to boink.
Date published: 2022-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best ascenders I've used I use this for recreational tree climbing and has work flawlessly. The index controls are my favorite they make down climbing your rope so much easier. I would definitely recommend this to any tree climbing guide.
Date published: 2022-07-17
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Can the ascender be "clipped" on the rope or does rope need to be fed through?

Asked by: Rick217
Hey there, thanks for your question. If Im understanding what you are asking then yes this can be 'clipped' onto the rope and you do not need a loose end of the rope to feed through the ascender. I hope this helps!
Answered by: Gator
Date published: 2021-11-01
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