Chapter Rope Installations

Section I. Fixed Rope 7-1

7-1. Installation 7-1

7-2. Utilization 7-1

7-3. Retrieval 7-2

7-4. Fixed Rope With Intermediate Anchors 7-3

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Section II. Rappelling 7-5

7-5. Selection of a Rappel Point 7-6

7-6. Installation of the Rappel Point 7-6

7-7. Operation of the Rappel Point 7-6

7-8. Recovery of the Rappel Point 7-8

7-9. Types of Rappels 7-9

Section III. One-Rope Bridge 7-14

7-10. Site Selection 7-15

7-11. Installation Using Transport Tightening System 7-15

7-12. Installation Using Z-Pulley Tightening System 7-18

7-13. Utilization 7-19

7-14. Hauling Line 7-21

7-15. Retrieval 7-22

Section IV. Suspension Traverse 7-22

7-16. Site Selection 7-23

7-17. Installation 7-23

7-18. Retrieval 7-27

Section V. Vertical Hauling Line 7-27

7-19. Site Selection 7-27

7-20. Installation 7-28

7-21. Retrieval 7-29

Section VI. Simple Raising Systems 7-29

7-22. Z-Pulley System 7-29

7-23. U-Pulley System 7-31

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