Black Diamond Camalot X4 Offset

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Built to protect where other cams can't, the Black Diamond Camalot X4 Offset Cam merges the vast expansion range of Camalots with an offset lobe design for pin scars and other non-uniform cracks.

- REI

The Black Diamond Camalot X4 Offset is a Climbing cam for non-uniform placement. The X4 Offset Features a flexible stem with aluminum armor beads to protect the cable without sacrificing flexibility. The four lobes Are offset to Fit into pin scars and flAres like a champ, helped along by the narrow head. The double and stacked axle Technology allow a large expansion range. The integrated cam springs work with a simple hand trigger with sizes easily recognizable by color coded Dyneema slings. Recommended for use in big wall and trad Climbing, they may become one of your closest friends when out on the wall. Features of the Black Diamond Camalot X4 Offset Double axle design (.75, .5 and .4 sizes) and Stacked Axle Technology (.3, .2 and .1 sizes) provide unparalleled expansion range. Cam springs embedded in the lobes allow for ultra-narrow head-width that Fits in more places than ever before. Aluminum protection beads add durability without compromising stem fl exibility. Cable swage is embedded in thumb rest to eliminate buckling and improve handling while trigger is engaged. Allows for improved ergonomics and durability not possible with a cast trigger bar. Camalot X4 Offsets feature an offset lobe configuration in five staggered sizes.

- Moosejaw

Black Diamond continues to the raise the standard for excellent camming units year after year, and the Camalot X4 Offset is its newest knight in shining armor. Each side of the cam has a different sized lobe that helps you place it in oddly shaped cracks in order to give you more placement options so you stay safer while you climb. The bigger sizes have the same beloved double-axle design that BD's C4 series has, which provides a huge expansion range and allows the cam to double as a stopper when placed passively. The smaller sizes follow BD's brand new design where both axles are stacked onto one another in order to give you the same benefits as the double axle, only this design suits smaller cams better so you can place them in tiny pin scars with confidence. The Camalot X4 Offset also features springs within the lobes that keep the head sleek, narrow, and easy to place in a variety of different sized cracks. Black Diamond armored the single stem with aluminum beads that add durability and strength when you set it in awkward horizontal placements. Both the symmetric swage and the hot-forged trigger bar offer an ergonomic control when you clean your gear, and each cam is color-coded with a complementary Dyneema sling so they can stand out amongst all your other pieces on your rack.

- Backcountry.com

Black Diamond's Camalot X4 Offset merges the expansion range of their Camalots with an anodized, offset lobe design for secure placements in pin scars and other non-uniform placements. PRODUCT FEATURES: Stacked Axle Technology provides huge expansion range Narrow head width and offset lobe design fit securely in non-uniform placements Aluminum armor beads protect cable stem without compromising flexibility Symmetric swage and hot-forged trigger bar provide strength and ergonomic handling Anodized outside lobes and lightweight, yet durable color-coded Dyneema sling for easy identification and differentiation Strength : [.1/.2] 5 kN (1,124 lbf) Weight : [.1/.2] 53 g (1.9 oz) Range : [.1/.2] 8.4-13.8 mm/9.9-16.5 mm (.33-.54 in/.34-.65 in)

- Appalachian Outdoors

Weight :[.1/.2] 53 g (1.9 oz)[.2/.3] 64 g (2.2 oz)[.3/.4] 78 g (3 oz)[.4/.5] 86 g (3.1 oz)[.5/.75] 101 g (3.5 oz)Strength :[.1/.2] 5 kN (1,124 lbf)[.2/.3] 6 kN (1,349 lbf)[.3/.4] 8 kN (1,798 lbf)[.4/.5] 9 kN (2,023 lbf)[.5/.75] 9 kN (2,023 lbf)Range :[.1/.2] 8.4-13.8 mm/9.9-16.5 mm (.33-.54 in/.34-.65 in)[.2/.3] 9.9-16.5 mm/12.4-21.2 mm (.34-.65 in/.49-.83 in)[.3/.4] 12.4-21.2 mm/15.5-26.2 mm (.49-.83 in/.61-1.05 in)[.4/.5] 15.5-26.6 mm/19.8-33.7 mm (.61-1.05 in/.78-1.33 in)[.5/.75] 19.8-33.7 mm/24-41.2 mm (.78-1.33 in/.94-1.62 in)

- Gear.com