The Rappel 8 descender is a type of descent device commonly referred to within the climbing community as a figure eight descender and is used for rappelling and descent maneuvers in the field in rock climbing, mountain expeditions, canyoneering, tree climbing, caving, spelunking and adventure racing.
- Machined from 12.5mm aluminum plate
- Proprietary Super Finish
- Offers superb control on 9.5mm to 11mm diameter ropes
- Contains more material than other small 8s for better heat dissipation