Metolius Element Belay Carabiner

rated 2.0 of 5 stars (1)
photo: Metolius Element Belay Carabiner locking carabiner


Price MSRP: $9.95
Current Retail: $9.95
Historic Range: $7.46-$9.95
Reviewers Paid: $10.00
Weight 2.5 oz / 73 g
Strength 23 kN / 5170 lbf


*Dislike. I marked this biner, used it once, and retired…

Rating: rated 2 of 5 stars
Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $10




  • Smooth for rope drag


  • The locking gate sucks

I marked this biner, used it once, and retired it to the shelf. Thankfully, I only bought one. The gate takes too many spins and it doesn't spin freely.  

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