Recall TRAC PULLEY

*** THIS RECALL IS NOW CLOSED IN NZ *** We sold a limited quantity of the affected TRAC CLUB Trolley Pulleys [ P023AB00 or P023AB01 (5 pk)]  in New Zealand and all affected customers have been contacted, the following alert notice is informational in nature only and the recall has been closed in New Zealand. […]

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PIRANA DESCENDER RECALL

Issued 26/01/2022  Recall of PIRANA descenders (D005AA00 and D005AA01) due to a drowning risk if the rope accidentally gets blocked in the blocking slot. Immediately stop using the descenders affected by this recall. Affected products: PIRANA descenders D005AA00 and D005AA01 (see models in photo above). Serial numbers: from 19 F 0000000 000 to 22 A […]

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ZIGZAG®/ZIGZAG® PLUS/ZILLON REQUEST FOR INSPECTION.

Updated 1/12/21 We have received reports of users experiencing rope slippage while using the ZIGZAG®, ZIGZAG® PLUS and ZILLON. Following these reports, we have identified two defects causing the slippage. We, therefore, ask you to do a manual inspection and a function test of your product to detect any possible slippage. In case your product […]

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Request for inspection of Petzl low-stretch kernmantle ropes

One of Petzl’s clients found 2 critical defects on his Petzl low-stretch kernmantle ropes. To date, no other client has reported similar defects to us, and no accident or injury is known. Please read the information below and, if necessary, inspect your ropes. Request for inspection of Petzl low-stretch kernmantle ropes: AXIS 11 mm ASAP’AXIS […]

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Astro Strap Keepers

*** THIS ALERT IS NOW CLOSED *** Petzl has been advised by some training centres, that there is a sliding effect on the ASTRO ventral adjustment buckles. After investigation, Petzl has reported: ASTRO harnesses have been equipped with aluminium buckles, specially designed to remain smooth during adjustment in a dirty environment. In a clean environment […]

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Podium Straps Replacement

*** THIS ALERT IS NOW CLOSED *** It has been brought to our attention that on the 2018 Podium (S071AA00), the suspension straps are not as described in the Technical Notice that accompanied the Podium when sold. The loops are intended to be large enough to permit a karabiner to be threaded through them, but […]

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