- "Is that a grappling hook on your weapon?"
"Yes. It's a combination blaster and ascension gun."
- ―Thrawn and Padmé Amidala
A grappling hook was a type of device that allowed a user to climb or ascend large objects. During the Clone Wars, the Galactic Republic's clone troopers used a type of grappling hook called ascension cables with their DC-15A blaster rifles.
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