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Manufacturer's Description

Visit DMM's Alloy Offsets page.

Retailers' Descriptions

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Based on the famed Hugh Banner Offset stoppers, these DMM Alloy Offsets offer versatile placement opportunities for flaring cracks and pin scars.


Thanks to their unique shape, DMM Alloy Offsets fit securely in flaring cracks where other forms of protection would be hard-pressed to hold your chalk bag let alone handle a big whipper. The anodized aluminum allows quick and easy selection, so you grab the right piece when you're placing from a bad stance. Ideal for hard-to-protect trad pitches and aid routes alike, the DMM Alloy Offsets get the job done when nothing else will do.

- Backcountry.com

DMM is bringing an old favourite back to the market. The high demand for these nuts is because their complex offset shape offers placement opportunities when nothing else will fit. Places like pin scars take this protection very well. These nuts are based on the famed HB Alloy Offsets and were produced using modified versions of the original HB dies. In typical DMM fashion we have brought them into the 21st century with colour coded sizing, recessed wires and lightening holes in the largest two sizes. Features: a DMM's accurate heat treatment process optimises the physical property of the alloy to maximise bite. a We've recessed the top of the nut and countersunk all other drilled radiuses in order to avoid stress points where the wire enters the nut. This also totally protects the wire from abrasion damage. a The nuts are all rumbled well to remove sharp edges that can hinder placement a The wire used on each nut is chosen so that the nut can be placed at full reach without them flopping around. a We use a full size crimp because this is critical to safety a The label is upside down so you can check the size easily when they are on your harness. The label is double sealed so that it does not tear with time and use. Product Weight Strength Color Offset 7 31g 12kN Gold Offset 8 34g 12kN Blue Offset 9 38g 12kN Red Offset 10 43g 12kN Grey Offset 11 55g 12kN Light Blue Note that this item of climbing safety equipment is non-returnable. Please call us toll free at 877-236-8428 or e-mail bentgate@bentgate.com with any questions.

- Bentgate.com

When nothing else will fit, rely on the complex shape of DMM's Alloy Offsets to get the job done. Based on the HB Alloy Offsets, these are the updated version, complete with color-coding, labeling, and recessed wire holes, but with the same all-important unique shape.

- Mountain Gear