TRAC CLUB PULLEY RECALL

*** THIS RECALL IS NOW CLOSED IN AUSTRALIA *** We did not sell any of the affected TRAC CLUB Trolley Pulleys [ P023AB00 or P023AB01 (5 pk)]  in Australia. So the following alert notice is informational in nature only. Link to petzl.com provided as information only. There is no recall in Australia. Link: https://www.petzl.com/INT/en/Operators/recalls/2022-3-22/Product-recall–TRAC-CLUB-trolley

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PIRANA DESCENDER RECALL

Issued 26/01/22 – 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 […]

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

ZIGZAG, ZIGZAG PLUS, ZILLON Alert for inspection issued 1 September 2021.

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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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Petzl IKO and IKO CORE Headlamps

Lightweight rechargeable headlamp with multi-beam and AIRFIT headband. The rechargeable IKO CORE headlamp combines multiple technologies to offer 500 lumens at only 79 g. Featuring an AIRFIT headband, an ultra-thin lamp body and an energy source worn in the rear, the headlamp is balanced and comfortable enough to be imperceptible. The multiple LEDs are ideally […]

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Belay Better – Part 2

Who is the one that checks that you are properly tied in before leaving the ground? Who yells out the beta that helps you move upward when you can’t find the next hold? Who helps keep you from hitting the ground after slipping off that greasy hold? Upon redpointing your project, who is the first […]

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Belay Better – Part 1

  Who is the one that checks...   that you are properly tied in before leaving the ground? Who yells out the beta that helps you move upward when you can’t find the next hold? Who helps keep you from hitting the ground after slipping off that greasy hold? Upon redpointing your project, who is […]

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NOTICE: 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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NOTICE: 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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2019 Petzl PRO Range sneak peek

Petzl have just released their sneak peek at the new items for 2019. Take a look and see what’s coming… Typically the Australian estimated Release Date is about 6 weeks after what’s listed on petzl.com as we need to get them here! Also keep in mind this is an estimated release date from France, and […]

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