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Omega Ovals are the strongest oval carabiner on the market. Through ISO Cold Forging they are able to put material exactly where it needs to be in order to provide the most strength. The unique tapered nose design contributes significantly to the overall strength of the Omega Ovals. Specifications: 1 kN = 225 lbs of force Strength Closed: 22 kN107.7mm L x 57.7mm W
Features of the Omega Pacific Oval Black Carabiner Crafted with Omega Pacific's exclusive ISO Cold Forging process Forging process allows for shifting material and putting aluminum where it needs to be to reinforce the frame Strength of 22kN is 4kN Higher than other oval biners on the market
Omega has set the standard for life support utility carabiners with the proprietary ISO Cold Forged Oval. These 'biners which represent the meat of everyone's rack, have extraordinary strength to weight ratios thanks to Omega's ISO Cold Forging process. Why carry heavier and weaker 'biners when the standard ISO Cold Forged series is so affordable?
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The Omega Pacific Oval Straightgate Carabiner boasts strength ratings unusually high for its type thanks to an exclusive cold-forging process. Omega Pacific used this unique process to compensate for load distribution throughout the oval shape, and give the Oval Straightgate a whopping major axis rating of 22kN as well as a minor axis rating of 8kn. Take into account that this burly 'biner weighs in at just 65 grams, and you may have found elliptical love.
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