Black Diamond Hoodwire Quickdraw

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Black Diamond 6-Pack HoodWire Rock Climbing Quickdraw Quickpack - The HoodWire Rock Climbing Quickdraw Quickpack by Black Diamond gives you six HoodWire Quickdraws for all of your climbing needs. Now with a Hot-forged HoodWire carabiner on top and bottom the Wiregates eliminate gate whiplash and won't freeze up. From overhanging clip-ups to frigid alpine ridges, the HoodWire biner's metal hood eliminates snags when cleaning, and the wiregate design lowers the weight and resists freezing in winter conditions. The 14 mm Dynex dogbone provides a light, durable connection, and the Straitjacket insert ensures the bottom biner stays in the optimal clipping position. If you are not ready to be slowed down on your next sport climb, make sure you have the HoodWire Rock Climbing Quickdraw Quickpack by Black Diamond.

- Outdoorplay

Black Diamond Hoodwire Quickdraw FEATURES of the Black Diamond Hoodwire Quickdraw HoodWire wiregates on top and bottom Snag-free hood on both biners for easy clipping and cleaning Dual wiregates reduce the chance of gate flutter Equipped with a 12 mm Dynex Dogbone with Straitjacket Quickpack is a set of 6 draws

- Moosejaw

You might be thinking that a nut key is just a nut key, plain and simple - it's just a piece of metal that dislodges jammed nuts? What else could anybody do to improve that? Quite a lot it seems. The more we got into the design process, the more we realised how much we could improve upon the standard designs. First off we gave it a wide rubber handle to make it easy to hold, so no more skinned knuckles when your hand slips off and rags against the rock. The rubber handle stops the metal digging into your hand when you hit a stuck nut. The rubber handle can also be taken off to use the 17mm wrench, useful for tightening loose bolts. It's made from the finest Sheffield stainless steel, laser cut to a precise shape which tapers down so that you can reach into narrow placements.


Don't get hung up on unclipping again. The HoodWire's design makes snagging the nose of your carabiner a thing of the past. This lightweight draw is designed to keep you moving so you don't waist time fumbling with hardwear in the middle of your climb.

- Mountain Gear