DMM Spectre 2
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Some carabiner manufacturers obsess over light weight, but the resulting product is sized more for a toddler than a climber. The DMM Spectre 2 Carabiner is big enough for winter use but light enough for long trad climbs and difficult sport pitches. DMM's I-Beam construction keeps the weight down yet remains incredibly strong, and the wire gate further reduces weight and sticking. These biners are color coded to match your cams, so you don't grab the wrong piece when your handjam starts to slip.
Has your rack been weighing you down Replace those old bulky biners with new ultra-light DMM Spectre carabiners and shed the excess weight.
The original and hugely successful Prowire has now had a serious makeover, thanks to DMM's new manufacturing technology. The new Spectre features the I beam back construction for strength and Lightness. They have adjusted the nose angle to provide a more secure rope basket which still boasts a reassuring 8.5 mm rope bearing radius to comfort your rope.
- Ramsey Outdoor
Description of DMM SpectreThe Spectre is a special biner. It was the first of the new generation I-beam carabiners and DMM put everything DMM could into it so that it could be the work-horse of the new generation. A good size, a massive 10Kn gate open strength, only 35g and of course you get all the usual DMM refinements.This is the biner of choice for a lot of our sponsored climbersSome manufactures make their biners as small as possible just to save weight, but at DMM we don't see the point of being able to call our biners the lightest in the world if they are too small to be used. Thus the Spectre is a good size and is large enough to be used with gloves for Winter workDMM were the first to develop the idea of I beam biners and it is this technology together with out experience in forging 7000 series alloys which has enabled us to make this biner so light and so versatile.A shockingly strong 10kN open gate strength means that however much abuse this biner takes, it
- US Outdoor Store