Black Diamond ATC Belay Device Description
Belay Devices - Black Diamond ATC Belay Device
The Black Diamond Air Traffic Controller (ATC) is a simple, and easy to use, belay device that will suit novice climbers as well as more experienced rock jocks. The BD ATC is a classic piece of climbing gear and has changed little in the many years it has been available - a testament to it's success and design.
With now moving parts, or gadgets, there is nothing to beeak or go wrong, making the ATC as dependable a performer as you could possible ask for. Perfect for belaying single or double ropes (9mm - 11mm) and suitable for abseiling too, the BD ATC is a great all rounder.
Drop-forged from aircraft-quality aluminum alloy, the ATC is as strong as an ox, and its clever geometry allows it to feed rope smoothly and hold falls with ease. Extensive surface area dissipates heat easily and best of all - if used properly, the ATC doesn’t kink your rope. Try it out for yourself and you’ll quickly be converted to the simplistic, balanced, immutable design of the timeless ATC.