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Petzl Shunt ascender

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Petzl Shunt ascender


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Petzl Shunt ascender

The Shunt is a back-up rope clamp. Used below the rappel device, it works as a rappel back-up and replaces self-jamming knots like the Prusik.



  • Easy to install on the rope
  • Smooth clamping surfaces won't damage rope
  • Aluminum frame
  • May be used to ascend 10 to 11 mm diameter single rope, or 8 to 10 mm diameter double rope
  • Weight 188 g

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