Alternatives to the PAS

Alternatives to a PAS

Many climbers choose to forego the PAS (Personal Anchor System) and instead connect themselves to anchors and…

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All the 40+ Brands That Make and Sell Slings

You can see all the brands (and manufacturers) who make and sell climbing slings below, and you can compare each…

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How to Recycle and Upcycle Climbing Slings

It seems that you should be able to recycle nylon slings, just like you can recycle nylon climbing ropes. The…

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The 7 Most Sustainable Climbing Slings

Edelrid and Mammut were the first two companies to take extra measures to ensure their slings were bluesign®…

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Everything There is to Know About Sling Widths

Slings are often chosen based on factors other than width alone, and those factors can dramatically narrow down…

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Sling Materials Explained

You’ve seen all the sling choices and aren’t sure: Dyneema, Spectra, Dynex or Nylon. This post dives…

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