CWD16 Auto Belay Device, max. 16 meter (52.5 ft)

The perfect Auto Belay Device for sporty climbing during training sessions of the sports climber, during school trips, birthday parties, teambuilding sessions or other climbing activities for groups.

CWD16 Auto Belay device with no less than 16 meters (52.5 ft) of cable, arresting a possible fall during climbing and let the climber descend automatically and comfortably thanks to the integrated descend module. The perfect climbing wall device for sporty and recreational climbing.

Characteristics CWD16 Auto Belay Device

  • STAR series patented and modular appliance design
  • Fall arrest device and automatic descender
  • Up to 16 meters downhill height
  • Automatic descend function to allow the user to descend automatically and in a controlled manner after a fall or above
  • Automatic retraction (core jacket) lifeline
  • Reduces fall force to an absolute minimum
  • Maximum mass = 150 kg
  • Minimum mass = 10 kg (22 lbs)

STAR series devices, patented and recognized design

HONOR Safety & Consultancy offers a complete range of 17 different devices for fall protection, rescue, descent, evacuation, man riding winches, climbing wall devices and fall protection under the brand name STAR series.

These in-house developed devices set a new standard in the field of personal safety, fall protection and rescue and evacuation. The designation CWD stands for ‘climbing wall descender’ (auto belay). An automatic device whose lifeline rolls in and out. The device offers freedom of movement and also certainty that if a fall occurs, the device intervenes, arrest the fall immediately and allows the climber to descend safely.


Illustration CWD20 UK Auto Belay

Technical specifications


CWD16 Auto Belay Device, max. 16 meter

  • Modular downhill brake
  • Descent speed: appr. 1.0 m/s (150 kg)
  • Descent height: max. 16 meter (52.5 ft)
  • No free fall distance
  • Very low occurring fall forces
  • Integrated counter (for service, not resettable)
  • Applied materials:
    Appliance house & modules: Lightweight, robust aluminum –
    powder coated
    Internal components: stainless steel & corrosion-resistant aluminum
  • Steel cable: up to 16 meters (52.5 ft)
  • Capacity:
    – Max. climbers weight: 150 kg – 331 lbs
    – Min. climbers weight: 10 kg – 22 lbs
  • Operating temperature:
    – min. -4 °C, Max. +55 °C
    – min. 24.8 °F, Max. 130 °F
  • Weight: 17.7 kg – 39 lbs
  • Swivable connection eye
  • Ergonomically designed handle (optional)
  • STAR-series® design



European patent number: 002503698-001
USA Patent number: 23-0825-0576900


Approval according to (CE-0158)

Standards: EN 341: 2011 / 1A, EN 360: 2002
US-Standard: Z359.14-2012-A pending


Order data R013.022.100 – CWD16 with Handle Mount R013.022.000 – CWD16 with Top-Eye


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