A great all rounder - the DMM Bug is a popular belay device with a great range of users from heavy usage at commercial climbing walls and entry level climbers through to grizzled trad wizards who enjoy its retro simplicity.
Designed to provide consistent rope handling with ropes within the 8.5mm - 11mm range, it allows slick release of rope but also deliver a secure dependable catch in the event of a fall. It even works well on wet ropes! It works remarkably well as an abseil device, with outstanding control and exceptionally good heat dissipation.
Bug Belay Device Features
- Classic belay device
- Dependable and durable
- Ideal with medium to ‘fat’ ropes (8.5mm – 11mm)
- Solid holding power
- Smooth rope feeding action
- Anodised for corrosion resistance
- Ideal as an entry level/commercial use belay device
- 83g weight