Black Diamond Camalot X4

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Black Diamond's Camalot X4 has combined unparalleled expansion range with single-stem flexibility and a narrow head width, the Black Diamond Camalot X4 represents the missing link in the gold-standard Camalot family. Thin desert tips corner? The smallest three sizes of the X4 feature our Stacked Axle Technology, which uses a unique machined axle to give more expansion range per size than any small four-cam unit on the market. In fact, the six sizes of the Camalot X4 cover the same range as eight sizes of comparable units. Funky pin scars? The X4's embedded cam springs allow for an ultra-narrow head width that fits in those tight spots other cams won't. Awkward horizontal placements? Thanks to super-durable aluminum protection beads, the X4's cable withstands repeated abrasion without compromising flexibility. Pumped out of your mind and ten feet out from your last piece? We also added a hot-forged trigger bar and symmetric swage to improve handling and eliminate buckling.

- CampSaver.com

Built to protect where other cams can't, the Black Diamond Camalot X4 Offset Cam merges the vast expansion range of Camalots with an offset lobe design for pin scars and other non-uniform cracks.

- REI

Free Shipping. Black Diamond Camalot X4 FEATURES of the Black Diamond Camalot X4 Versatile cams that are ideal for trad, big wall, and alpine climbing Double axle (0.75, 0.5 and 0.4) and Stacked Axle Technology (0.3, 0.2 and 0.1) provide huge expansion range Designed with a narrower head-width than than the original Camalot, the X4 fits in more places than ever before Aluminum armor beads protect cable stem without compromising flexibility Symmetric swage and Hot-forged trigger bar eliminate buckling and provide ergonomic handling Lightweight and durable Dyneema sling for easy identification and differentiation from other Camalots Black Diamond's Oz, HoodWire and Neutrino Rackpacks are decent for easy racking

- Moosejaw

Black Diamond's Camalot X4 redefines thin-crack protection. Stacked axles (sizes .1,.2, and .3) give you unparalleled expansion range while maintaining the ultra-narrow head you need for pin scar placements. Larger sizes (.4, .5, and .75) borrow from Black Diamond's proven double-axle designs. A flexible stem limits walking and opens up placement options while distinctive aluminum beads armor the cable stem in an area where other cams can wear. Integrated cam springs keep the head small and sleek yet deliver Black Diamond's famously smooth action. Lightweight, color-coded Dyneema slings provide instant identification.You save a little money when you buy the set, too.

- Mountain Gear

Combining unparalleled expansion range with single-stem flexibility and a narrow head width, the Black Diamond Camalot X4 represents the missing link in our gold-standard Camalot family. Thin desert tips corner? The smallest three sizes of the X4 feature our Stacked Axle Technology, which uses a unique machined axle to give more expansion range per size than any small four-cam unit on the market. In fact, the six sizes of the Camalot X4 cover the same range as eight sizes of comparable units. Funky pin scars? The X4`s embedded cam springs allow for an ultra-narrow head width that fits in those tight spots other cams won`t. Awkward horizontal placements? Thanks to super-durable aluminum protection beads, the X4`s cable withstands repeated abrasion without compromising flexibility. Pumped out of your mind and ten feet out from your last piece? We also added a hot-forged trigger bar and symmetric swage to improve handling and eliminate buckling. The weight has been cut in these cams with the use of cord instead of wire or cable controlling contraction and expansion of the cam. Color coded sizes and very smooth action make these light cams a great choice for an addition to the rack. Holes in the trigger bar make the cam easier for removal with a nut tool. a Double axle (.75, .5 and .4) and Stacked Axle Technology (.3, .2 and .1) provide huge expansion range a Narrower head width than original Camalot fits in more places than ever a Aluminum armor beads protect cable stem without compromising flexibility a Symmetric swage and hot-forged trigger bar eliminate buckling and provide ergonomic handling a Lightweight yet durable Dyneema sling for easy identification and differentiation from other Camalots a Oz, HoodWire and Neutrino rackpacks available for easy racking Specs: Size Color Range Strength Weight .1 Red 8.4 - 13.8 mm 5 kN 51 g .2 Yellow 9.9 - 16.5 mm 6 kN 54 g .3 Blue 12.4 - 21.2 mm 8 kN 75 g .4 Grey 15.5 - 26.6 mm 9 kN 82 g .5 Purple 19.8 - 33.7 mm 9 kN 91 g .75 Green 24 - 41.2 mm 9 kN 112 g Note that this item of climbing safety equipment is non-returnable. Please call us toll free at 877-236-8428 or e-mail bentgate@bentgate.com with any questions.

- Bentgate.com