This comprehensive guide to mountaineering techniques offers easy-to-find instruction for a wide range of methods. Organized in a helpful A-Z format, this guide provides completely up-to-date instruction with full color photographs that show close up detail of techniques and methods. International in scope, this guide appeals to a wide range of users and is an invaluable reference for both instructors and enthusiasts.Abseil protection Abseil protection See also: abseil devices, abseil loop, cowstail, French prusik, group abseiling, ... It is important that the prusik loop is of a length that it can in no way touch the top of the abseil device, otherwise it could failanbsp;...
|Title||:||International Handbook of Technical Mountaineering|
|Publisher||:||David & Charles - 2006-02-20|