Black Diamond Camalot C3

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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The new Black Diamond(R) Camalot(TM) C3 cams feature an interlocking cam design for greater placement versatility and reliability.

- REI

Black Diamond Camalot C3 Rock Climbing Cam - The Camalot C3 Cam by Black Diamond has you covered from aid seams to tip cracks. With up to 30 percent less head width than any other micro cam, they fit in more places, more securely than other camming units. The unique thin-profile stems are laterally stiff for slotting in tight placements, but flexible over edges for an evenly dispersed load. Compression-spring driven with interlocking cam heads for bite in uneven cracks and color-coded for easy identification and a wide range of sizes the C3 has something for everyone. Whether you are a trad or aid climber you will come to love the Camalot C3 Cam by Black Diamond.

- Outdoorplay

The Camalot C3 by Black Diamond will Fit in far more places more securely. Compact interlocking and overlapping cams allow for solid placements that will not lever out. Compression drive springs push each cam with significantly greater force and because each cam is driven by a different spring, each cam is truly independent. Their unique stem design offers flexibility and strength-laterally stiff for tight placements but soft as a noodle over edges. This improved flexibility disperses a load more evenly, minimizes deformation and makes the units inherently stronger. Features of the Black Diamond Camalot C3 Heads Are 30% narrower yet C3s Are more secure, dependable and Fit in more placements than other camming units Compression-spring driven with interlocking cam heads for bite in uneven cracks Flexible stem is laterally stiff for tight placements Color-coded for easy identification and wide range of sizes Neutrino or Oz Rackpack available for easy racking (see Carabiner section)

- Moosejaw

Climb narrow, uneven places with the Black Diamond Camalot C3's narrow head, flexible cable stems, and independent compression springs that provide contact in irregular placements and along with plenty of holding power. Even if you're wearing gloves you'll be able to grab and clip into these cams with ease thanks to the ribbed trigger and thumb rest and large cable loops.

- Mountain Gear