Black Diamond Nitron Straight
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A multi-purpose, 100% hot-forged biner (including the ergonomic gate), the Black Diamond Nitron Straight carabiner provides smooth-clipping keylock functionality for everything from racking Stoppers to clipping bolts and the Nitron Bent carabiner provides snag-free keylock functionality and smooth, fast clipping when it matters most.
The Black Diamond Nitron Straight Gate carabiner features a hot-forged gate that eases clipping while climbing. Hot-forged gate has small ridges that give your fingers something to grip while clipping; keylock gate won't snag on protection, slings or bolt hangers. Hot-forging process allows the metal to be moved around and formed into intricate shapes; these shapes can ease handling and reduce weight. The Black Diamond Nitron Straight Gate carabiner works well on a quickdraw.
So you want more carabiners, but your significant other is telling you to cut back' Since when does a climber need to rationalize adding more carabiners to his or her kit' If you think we're going to sit here and brag about the Black Diamond Nitron Carabiner's lethal combo of light weight, strength, and value, then you're mistaken. And if you expect us to regale you with tales of the Nitron's gaping 22 mm of gate clearance and slim profile, then we're sorry to disappoint. It's just not going to happen.
Black Diamond Nitron Straight Carabiner DECENT FEATURES of the Black Diamond Nitron Straight Carabiner Hot-forged construction throughout Hot-forged gate is ergonomic and easy to open Keylock nose doesn't snag Available in straight or bentgate version The SPECS of the Black Diamond Nitron Straight Carabiner Weight: 1.6 oz / 45 g Closed Gate Strength: 5.395 lbf / 24 kN Open Gate Strength: 1.798 lbf / 8 kN Minor Axis Strength: 1.798 lbf / 8 kN Gate Opening: 0.87in. / 22 mm ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.