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post #17 of Old 06-20-2013
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Re: Mast work

Originally Posted by egent View Post
She trying to find a mast tower that was mentioned in one post, I found thisTopClimber - The only solo mast climbing system

Has anyone used this and know if it is worth trying?

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That's what someone else was talking about, ATN topclimber.

My solution: go to REI or some other shop that knows climbing. Buy 2 ascenders and a rockclimbing harness and essentially replicate the idea of the topclimber. You will get much better quality (rockclimbers know their gear) with better safety (you can hang upside down in a properly fitted rockclimbing harness without falling out; don't try this in a bosun chair!), for a fraction of the price.
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