Black Diamond HoodWire

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Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Thanks to its innovative stainless-steel wire hood, the hot-forged Black Diamond HoodWire Carabiner fuses keylock functionality with wiregate performance.


Black Diamond Carabiners Hoodwire Carabiner-BD Orange BD210147BDORALL1. This lightweight unique design makes for hassle-free snag-free clipping and cleaning plus it won't freeze up in alpine conditions or suffer from gate whiplash. Thanks to its hot forged construction no detail on the HoodWire has been overlooked including an optimized nose angle and a wide rope-bearing basket radius.


Clip Black Diamond's HoodWire Carabiner to cams and quickdraws for weight-savings and a completely convenient climbing experience. HoodWire technology places a hood over the gate's hook to eliminate snagging. Black Diamond coordinated each carabiner's color to match each Camalot.


Black Diamond gives you functional and reliable simplicity that just plain works with their HoodWire Carabiner. Featuring a slick hood-design, this biner offers snag-free performance that you can count on. PRODUCT FEATURES: 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)

- Appalachian Outdoors