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The Omega Pacific Lite D Straightgate Carabiner complements the core of your rack with its light weight construction and classic Omega Pacific reliability. Gram-counting climbers will rejoice in the new-and-improved Lite D, fresh off its weight-watching program and a whopping fourteen grams lighter. Don't worry; Omega Pacific didn't skimp on safety. This carabiner still boasts major and minor axis strength ratings of 24kN and 9kN respectively so you can load it up for your next vertical endeavor.
On Sale. Omega Pacific Lite D Bright Carabiner The SPECS Gate Opening: 19 mm / .748 inch Major Axis Strength: 24 kN Gate Open Strength: 7 kN Minor Axis Strength: 9 kN Weight: 51 grams / 1.8 ounces Length: 107.4 mm / 4.23 inch Width: 55.6 mm / 2.19 inch
The Omega Pacific Lite Standard D carabiner is great for racking gear and making your own quickdraws. Classic D shape carries the load off-center, toward the stronger, non-gated side; D-shaped 'biners tend to keep slings from moving around. ISO Cold Forging process combines with smaller bar stock than the standard Omega Pacific D carabiner to provide an excellent strength to weight ratio. Omega Pacific Lite Standard D carabiner is 15g lighter than the Omega Pacific Standard D carabiner.
Weighing in at a mere 51 grams, the Lite D from Omega Pacific stands out when you're looking to shave ounces off your rack. Representing the meat of every climbers rack, these biners are not only extremely light, but are durable, affordable and functional for an array of climbing uses.
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