Creating a polymeric belaying device for climbing with NX

By JerrySarfati

Climbing indoors is a popular alternative to traditional outdoor rock, ice and mountain climbing. Having good safety equipment is key to enjoying the sport.


( Yes, this is me after a fun afternoon of climbing)

Following is a video created by the Institute for Polymer Product Engineering at Johannes Kepler University in Linz Austria (IPPE), showing how they created a belaying device for climbing with NX and 3D Printers.


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