An adaptable all-rounder the Ascent HMS is a strong, stylish choice. Built for belaying and beyond the ample internals give plenty of room for set ups and the Keylock nose is a super-slick clip. Shaped to maximize gate open and optimize loading on tapes or belay loops it’s ergonomic and well thought out. Retaining a round bar at the rope end the smooth surface works well for rigging or with a Munter hitch. Keylock nose Full size Hot forged 12mm round bar High strength 7075 extruded thimble.