Metolius Element Belay Carabiner
2.5 oz / 73 g
23 kN / 5170 lbf
*Dislike. I marked this biner, used it once, and retired…
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $10
- Smooth for rope drag
- The locking gate sucks
I marked this biner, used it once, and retired it to the shelf. Thankfully, I only bought one. The gate takes too many spins and it doesn't spin freely.
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Metolius Element Key Lock Carabiner FEATURES of the Metolius Element Key Lock Carabiner Hot-forged, key-lock design Compact, pear-shaped design for belaying and rappelling Workhorse belay biner for an exceptional price Perfect for our BRD, munter hitch and other belay devices Individually tested to 1/2 its rated strength SPECIFICATIONS of the Metolius Element Key Lock Carabiner Major-Axis Strength: 24 kN / 5400 lbf Minor-Axis Strength: 8 kN / 1800 lbf Gate-Open Strength: 8 kN / 1800 lbf Weight: 2.5 oz / 73 g Gate Opening: 0.74in. / 19 mm Rope-Bearing: 12 mm Surface Width: 0.47in. CE/UIAA certified ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.
The Metolius Element has a compact, pear-shaped design. This is a workhorse belay biner for an exceptional price.It is perfect for the munter hitch and other belay devices. Features: Weight: 2.5 oz. Strength: 23 kN / 5170 lb. Individually tested to 11 kN / 2473 lb. CE/UIAA certified
- Appalachian Outdoors
The Metolius Element Keylock Belay Carabiner features a compact, pear-shaped design and is the workhorse belay biner for an exceptional price. Perfect for their BRD, munter hitch and other belay devices.
With a keylock nose and a compact size, the pear-shaped Metolius Element locking carabiner is ideal as your everyday belay 'biner for crag and alpine climbing.