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Petzl Rescue Pulley



This high-efficiency pulley is ideal for intensive use by rescue professionals, designed to maneuver heavy loads, height safety, confined space and many more.

  • For rescue professionals
  • Designed to maneuver heavy loads or for intensive use
  • Large diameter sheave mounted on sealed ball bearings for excellent efficiency
  • Accepts up to three carabiners to facilitate use
  • Available in two colors: red and black 


1. Can Petzl rescue pulleys be used in all weather conditions?

Yes, Petzl rescue pulleys are designed to withstand a wide range of environmental conditions, including rain, snow, and extreme temperatures. However, it's essential to inspect the pulleys regularly for signs of wear and tear, especially after exposure to harsh weather conditions.

2. Are Petzl rescue pulleys compatible with all types of ropes?

Petzl rescue pulleys are compatible with a wide range of ropes, including dynamic, static, and accessory cords. However, it's essential to ensure that the diameter of the rope matches the specifications recommended by Petzl for optimal performance and safety. Using incompatible ropes can lead to slippage, damage, or failure of the pulley system.

3. How often should this product be inspected and maintained?

Petzl recommends inspecting and maintaining rescue pulleys regularly, following the guidelines outlined in the product manual. Typically, pulleys should be inspected before each use for signs of damage, wear, or corrosion. Routine maintenance tasks, such as cleaning and lubrication, should be performed as needed to ensure the longevity and performance of the pulley system.

4. Can Petzl rescue pulleys be used for self-rescue scenarios?

While Petzl rescue pulleys are primarily designed for use in rescue operations involving multiple individuals, they can also be used for self-rescue in certain situations. However, it's essential to have the necessary skills and training to rig and operate the pulley system safely and effectively in a solo rescue scenario. Additionally, practicing self-rescue techniques under controlled conditions is highly recommended to ensure readiness in emergency situations.

Tech Specs:

Rope compatibility: 7 to 13 mm
Sheave diameter: 38 mm
Ball bearings: Yes
Efficiency: 95%
Maximum working load: 4 kN x 2 = 8 kN
Weight: 185 g
Certification(s): CE EN 12278, NFPA 1983 General Use