Metolius Gatekeeper Locking Carabiner
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Metolius' Gate Keeper Carabiner is a very easy to use belay/rappel biner that keeps the carabiner properly aligned on the belay loop to prevent cross loading. It also features a widened spine to prevent the migration of semi-automatic belay devices
The Metolius Gatekeeper Belay Locking Carabiner is a belay/rappel specific locking screw gate carabiner. The Gatekeeper is designed to keep your belay device properly oriented and prevent cross-loading. Spring bar keeps the carabiner properly oriented on the belay loop to prevent cross-loading Widened spine prevents semi-automatic belay devices, like the Petzl GriGri, from migrating Manual screwgate is smooth and easy to secure Individually proof tested CE/UIAA certified
The Metolius Gatekeeper Belay locking carabiner is designed to stay properly oriented on the belay loop to prevent cross loading while you're belaying. Spring bar at the bottom of the carabiner keeps the 'biner in place when you're belaying. Widened spine keeps semi-automatic belay devices, such as a Petzl GRIGRI, from working their way down the back of the 'biner. Key lock nose won't snag on pro, ropes or slings, making the 'biner simple to clip. Metolius Gatekeeper Belay locking carabiner has a manual screwgate that is simple to operate and ensures the gate won't open when locked.
Noticing that your belay biner has slipped to a cross-loaded position in the middle of your partner's burn is not only frustrating, it's dangerous. Prevent the scenario with the Metolius Gatekeeper Carabiner. A secondary gate keeps the biner properly aligned on your belay loop, and the widened spine helps to prevent semi-auto belay devices from sliding down the biner.