Who said you can't have it both ways? The Giga Jul combines the tried and true mechanics of a tube style belay device, and incorporates an auto-locking function that can be used with the slide of a switch. The advantages to having both styles of belay and rappel device are apparent when switching over from belaying a lead climber to belaying a second in guide mode, or when rappelling.
- Both an assisted and regular tube-style braking modes
- Hybrid construction of aluminum and steel, ensuring that high wear areas last while maintaining a low overall weight
- Rope Diameters of 7.1-10mm
- Certification: EN 15151-2
- Weight: 121 g