CT 2C46100XTB Snappy TG ALU Carabiner Silver


2 in stock


SKU: 121575 Category: Brands: .


Light alloy HMS carabiners, designed for use in trad and sport climb and mountaineering in general:

• large aperture and wide radius to facilitate rope sliding
• wide inner space allows for multipurpose use on the belay station and use of a Munter hitch
• catch-free nose to avoid snagging clipping and unclipping
• available with screw, twist-lock, or triplex twist-lock gat.

Additional Information

There are 3 ways manufactures typically measure carabiner strength. Major axis strength, gate open strength, and minor axis strength. Major axis is along the spine, like I described above. Gate open means loaded from two points (the elbows) while the gate is literally open. Minor axis is when the carabiner’s load is pulling on the long sides of the carabiner. This means the gate is under force, making it the weakest configuration to use on a carabiner.

All Climbing Technology carabiners are individually tested at 12 KN.

Each carabiner has its own breaking load, for example, the breaking load/carabiner strength of Nimble EVO SG Carabiner is engraved on the carabiner: