Black Diamond Hoodwire Quickdraw

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The Black Diamond Hoodwire Quickdraw uses a HoodWire carabiners on the top and bottom. 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.-- Hot-forged HoodWire carabiner on top and bottom-- Wiregates eliminate gate whiplash and won't freeze up-- 14 mm (.5 in) Dynex dogbone is lightweight and durable-- Straitjacket insert keeps bottom biner properly oriented

- OMCgear

Your life is hanging by a thread and where are you placing your faith? I'd be placing all of my faith in the easy access and strong Hoodwire Quickdraw that you have clipped in on your favorite sport climb. Black Diamond has been a leader in outdoor equipment since the beginning and has earned our trust with every piece of equipment that they create. In order to guarantee the life saving integrity of the climbing gear we sell -- we cannot accept returns on any life safety climbing or mountaineering equipment. PRODUCT FEATURES: Hot-forged HoodWire carabiner on top and bottom Wiregates eliminate gate whiplash and won't freeze up 14 mm Dynex dogbone is lightweight and durable Straitjacket insert keeps bottom biner properly oriented Closed Gate Strength: 24 kN, 5,395 lbf Open Gate Strength: 8 kN, 1,798 lbf Minor Axis Strength: 8 kN, 1,798 lbf Gate Opening: 24 mm, 0.94 in Weight: 82 g, 2.9 oz

- Appalachian Outdoors

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

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.

- Bentgate.com