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The oval is one of the first shapes that carabiners came in, and it's still the best option when you're racking a lot of gear for alpine, traditional, and multi-pitch climbs. This Oval Keylock Screwgate Carabiner is Black Diamond's only oval locker. Its time-tested oval shape paired with a snag-free keylock nose brings this traditional shape to the modern era.
Black Diamond Carabiners Oval Screwgate Carabiner Black BD210084BLAKALL1.
The new Black Diamond Oval Screwgate combines a time-tested symmetrical shape with a modern snag-free keylock design and a locking screwgate to create a versatile biner that's worthy of any rack.
- Black Diamond Equipment
Features of the Black Diamond Oval Locker Carabiner Snag-free keylock design for easy clipping and unclipping Locking screwgate Uniform shape prevents shifting Large carrying capacity Proven symmetrical design
The iconic, symmetrical Black Diamond Oval Screwgate is the proven locking biner for big walling due to its smooth, uniform shape that reduces carabiner shift.
- Mountain Gear