Skylotec Sirius Descender

Code: A-050
RRP £220.04
Save £52.81
(inc. VAT)

Skylotec Sirius Descender

The lightweight and compact Skylotec Sirius Descender has been primarily designed with industrial rope access and working at height in mind. The handle function features anti-panic and auto-locking and it’s packed with other really useful functions. It is also a certified rescue descender.

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Skylotec Sirius Descender


Key Features

  • 100% metal construction ensures durability and long service life
  • Compact and ergonomic design. The device sits perfectly in your hand
  • Ergonomic handle for controlled descents featuring:
    • Auto-return. The handle locks automatically
    • Anti-panic function helps to reduce the risk of an uncontrolled descent
    • A safety latch that prevents inadvertent handle operation
    • A hole to facilitate remote operation
  • The rope can be loaded without removing the device from the harness
  • Intuitive rope insertion (device markings also helps to install the rope properly)
  • Self-locking side-plate automatically locks when you put the rope under tension
  • Rope route through the device helps to prevent rope twist and kinking and improves durability
  • Push button side plate opening
  • Rope can be pulled through the device without manipulating the handle (during occasional ascent or hauling)
  • Compact size enables parallel descenders descent for rope rescue systems
  • Maximum descent speed of 2 metres per second (2m/s)
  • 250kg rescue capacity



  • Use the Skylotec Sirius with low stretch rope conforming to EN 1891 Type A with a diameter between 10mm-12mm



Wash and rinse in clean lukewarm water using pure soap and a brush.


Towel dry and allow to dry naturally in a well-ventilated place away from sources of heat or sunlight.



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Device Functions
Anti Panic Function
Assisted Braking
Rope Compatibility
10mm to 12mm
Maximum Working Load (kg)


Industrial or Sport Use
Aluminium, Stainless Steel,
CE EN12841 Type C
CE EN341 Class A Type 2
ANSI/ASSE Z359.4-2013
Weight (g)
Nominal Maximum Load
141kg (one person) 250kg (rescue)
Operating Temperature from
-30°C / -22°F
Operating Temperature to
+60°C / +140°F
3 years

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