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Svdharma


Jan 31, 2016, 8:21 PM
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Hitchhiker ascending system
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Has anyone looked at the hitchhiker ascending system made by RopeTek? It is based on a friction hitch and allows you to switch between ascending and descending instantly. Its simple and it looks pretty bombproof, although at $160 its kinda pricey for what it is. I am building a set-up for climbing photography and wondered if anyone has any experience with this thing?

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Svdharma


Feb 5, 2016, 3:39 PM
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I'm buying one, I'll make a video when I get it and post here.


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