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Download File  Longer lanyards can have more utility, but have stashability problems.  A single end use lanyard, and trying to have ~12' lanyard not in the way.

Chord Tending on D An affordable, light, minimal material 1handed lanyard adjuster,that also releases smoothly under load.  Use a friction hitch, and this strategy; better than more expen$ive mechanical, metal ascenders; except around icy or pine tar etc. dirty conditions.

Download File  One version of Tom Dunlap's Double Ended, Double Adjustable Lanyard strategy.  Instead of self tending on the D-ring as above, this also employs the option of threading lanyard thru attachment device as fair knot tender.