Metolius FS Mini Biner Quickdraw
I was first concerned about whether the FS Mini Draws…
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I was first concerned about whether the FS Mini Draws would take some getting used to when clipping into hangers because of their noticeably smaller size.
Instead, clipping was effortless. They are jaw-dropping light and easy to handle.
I did notice that after the first day's use the finish on the aluminum scrapes off fairly easy; steel hangers will do this, I suppose. But hopefully they last me a while. I haven't had them long.
In sum, I'm very happy with draws. Sturdy mechanics, super light weight, and easy to handle. I've only used them for sport thus far.
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The Metolius FS Mini Wiregate Quickdraw is an ultra lightweight, high-strength quickdraw for all your climbing projects. Made up of two FS Mini carabiners joined by a 10mm Dyneema/Nylon Monster Sling.
The Metolius FS Mini Wire-gate Quickdraws are ideal for alpine climbing, it's as if Metolius took your current draws and sent them to fat camp. The FS Mini Wire-gate Quickdraws weigh under 2 oz / 57 g (1.9 oz / 56 g for the smaller 5 in). While they are small, their anti-gravity properties will convince you to try at the sport crag too! The small and mighty (light) FS Mini Wire-gate Carabiner is resistant to gate flutter and freezing; smooth action Jig prevents carabiners from migrating along dogbone for easy, accurate clips 13 mm Monster Sling uses a blend of Dyneema and Nylon for the best of both worlds! (36% Dyneema/64% nylon) Available in 5" or 7" lengths
On Sale. Metolius FS Mini Wire-Gate Quickdraw FEATURES of the Metolius FS Mini Wire-Gate Quickdraw JIG - Keeps carabiners locked down on your quickdraws, makes clipping a breeze Two FS Mini carabiners joined by a 10 mm (0.39in.) Monster Sling (40 % Dyneema/60 % nylon) Lightweight, high-strength, mini-size quickdraws for all your climbing projects The SPECS for 5in. Weight: 1.9 oz / 56 g Length: 12.7 cm Strength: 22 kN / 4950 lbf The SPECS for 7in. Weight: 2 oz / 57 g Length: 17.8 cm Strength: 22 kN / 4950 lbf ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.
More bang for your buck, the Metolius FS Mini Biner Carabiner offers amazing strength and durability for its weight, and checks in at less coin compared to others in it's class. Weighing in at barely 23 grams, this full-functioning biner blasts previous conceptions about lightweight climbing.
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