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Choosing a Carabiner

There are many different varieties of carabiners on the market. This article will explain the ones used for tree climbing. Whether you choose SL (screw-lock), TL (twist-lock), or BL (ball-lock) is based on intended use and/or personal preference. Carabiners are … Continue reading






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Petzl ZigZag in Stock at Pinnacle Arborist Supplies

Available this month, the Petzl ZigZag mechanical prusik allows the climber to move around efficiently using the classic prusik/pulley system technique. When climbing with the ZigZag at the Petzl workshop at TCIA in Baltimore, I was amazed at how smooth and … Continue reading






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What Tree Climbing Equipment Should You Buy Now?

The warmer months are the perfect time to start learning about tree climbing or to step your hobby or professional climbing up to the next level. Of course, having the right equipment is of the utmost importance. There’s plenty of … Continue reading






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Kinds of Tree Climbing Equipment Worth Knowing About

With any hobby or profession you undertake, there is a lot of different equipment that you could buy to help you to do things better, safer or more efficiently. Sometimes this equipment is useful and actually does what it promises … Continue reading






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Tree Climbing Equip to Minimize Risk

Tree climbing can be a fun recreational activity or a great way to make your living. However, there are also risks associated with tree climbing, as there are with any vertical recreational activity. Fortunately, you can minimize the risk of … Continue reading






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Tree Climbing Equipment Information You Need

The following details the tree climbing equipment you need, as well as where to find it. The “Gotta-Haves” First and foremost, you need to know what gear you absolutely can’t live without. Obviously you’re going to need rope, but what … Continue reading






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