The Height Safety and Rope Access Shop

Rollgliss Hand Ascenders


Explorer Handheld Ascenders are ideal for use on high performance ascent systems.


  • Ergonomic comfort grip handle 
  • Two rigging points top and bottom 
  • Stainless steel eyelet in main bottom rigging hole to reduce wear 
  • 2 size option to suit 9-13mm rope and 9-16mm rope
  • For left and right handed use 
  • Can be used as a rope follower 
  • Easy one handed cam operation 
  • 900kg maximum strength at cam 
  • Machined from extruded aluminium for strength and durability 
  • Anodised finish for superior corrosion resistance 
  • Specially designed stainless steel investment cast teeth and cam face curvature ensures minimal rope damage while maintaining maximum strength