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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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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ALERT: Information regarding counterfeit products

Petzl has recently discovered Chinese counterfeit versions of some of their products. There is a significant risk that these counterfeit products could open or otherwise fail at low loads and under normal use: These counterfeit products do not meet UIAA or CE safety standards. These counterfeit products do not meet Petzl safety and quality requirements. […]

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