Petzl Am'D Screw-Lock

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The asymmetrical shape of the Am'D screwgate carabiner makes it one of the strongest carabiners in Petzl(R)'s line-up.


The shape and size of the Petzl Am'D Screwgate Carabiner makes it great for most uses, from connecting a belay device to your harness or as a connector at the end of a lanyard. The D-shape makes it one of the strongest and lightest locking carabiners made by Petzl.-- Versatile screwgate carabiner does it all, from anchors to belaying-- Excellent strength-to-weight ratio-- Large gate opening eases clip in-- Keylock system prevents snags when rigging slings and webbing-- Red lock indicator offers a visual confirmation that the screw gate is securely closed-- Made in the USA

- OMCgear

Petzl Am'D Screw-Lock Carabiner The SPECS 3-year guarantee Gate Opening: 21 mm Breaking Strength: Major Axis: 28 kN, Open Gate: 8 kN, Minor Axis: 7 kN Certification: CE EN 362, EN 12275 type B Weight: 78 g Materials: Aluminum 7000 ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.

- Moosejaw

The Am'd or "American D" is Petzl's midsize D shaped locking carabiner. It utilizes the Keylock system which eliminates the notch in the carabiner nose, helping to prevent snagging on ropes, webbing, and anchors. In addition to the screwgate locking sleeve, the standard lock version uses a "Red Alert" safety indicator that shows a red line if the carabiner gate is not locked. Also available in Ball Lock autolocking, and Spinball rapid action manual locking. Strengths: Open: 8kN Closed: 28kN Weight: 76g Note that this item of climbing safety equipment is non-returnable. Please call us toll free at 877-236-8428 or e-mail with any questions.