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Manufacturer's Description

Visit CAMP's HMS Nitro page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Camp USA HMS Nitro Lock Carabiner is a lightweight carabiner for the climber looking to move fast. Besides being incredibly lightweight at 1.9 ounces, it's also compact so say hello to easier one-handed action. Equipped with a keylock nose you'll be enjoying reduced snags while clipping so you can focus on the route instead of your gear the whole time. The rounded top section allows for plenty of room for the rope as well as a wide gate opening. Features of the Camp USA HMS Nitro Lock Carabiner Our lightest and most compact belay carabiner New rounded body shape and thinner gate The new body shape also increases both gate-open and minor axis strength Keylock nose reduces snagging

- Moosejaw

The HMS Nitro Lock Carabiner is Camp USA's lightest belay carabiner for climbers. I-Beam construction removes as much weight as possible without hindering the carabiner's strength. The screw gate slides smoothly, and the keylock nose prevents any snagging.

- Backcountry.com

C.A.M.P. Carabiners HMS Nitro Lock Carabiner (screwgate) 1199. The C.A.M.P. 2014 Hms Nitro Lock Carabiner featuring a new rounded body shape and thinner gate has been designed to maximize both safety and performance. The new design offers an optimal areas for working with the Italian hitch knot (HMS) and increases the strength in gate-open) and minor axis positions. I-Beam construction delivers a high strength-to-weight ratio while still maintaining a rope friendly radius. The keylock nose on the HMS Nitro Lock has also been profiled to fit flawlessly into the tension release point on the Piu 2 belay device for releasing a second after they've weighted the rope.

- CampSaver.com

One of the lightest locking carabiners in the world. The HMS Nitro Lock by CAMP USA, featuring a new rounded body shape and thinner gate, has been designed to maximize both safety and performance. The new design offers an optimal area for working with the Italian hitch knot (HMS) and increases the strength in gate-open and minor axis positions.

- Mountain Gear