Climbing Gear: Different Types of Belay Devices

In this video, CMRCA Team Member Jon Imong discusses the differences, benefits, and limitations of three different types of Black Diamond Belay Devices: the ATC, ATC XP, and ATC Guide. It also discusses using the assisted braking device called the GriGri2 by made by Petzl. Understanding the different uses of different belay devices is essential in helping you build a skill set to climb safely.

**Climbing in inherently dangerous. This video is not a substitution for personal instruction with a professional instructor or a guide.**