Metolius Ultralight Offset TCU

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Get a rack filled with the Metolius Ultralight Offset TCU, and you'll start only seeing offset placements in no time. With two small lobes on one side and a large lobe on the other, the Ultralight Offset TCU fits in shallow pin-scars found everywhere in Yosemite, Zion, and Little Cottonwood Canyon. Direct Axle Technology helps these cams live up to their Ultralight name, and it allows more placement options in shallow, narrow, bottoming, and other tricky cracks. Teethed lobes enhance grip on sandstone, and the machined cam stops double as passive placements like stoppers. Unique to Metolius, the range finder assists beginners in finding the best placements.


Metolius Ultralight Offset TCU Cam - The Metolius Ultralight Offset TCU Cam shares all the same features as the Ultralight Master Cam but is a specialized design that has of two smaller lobes and two larger lobes to fit flared cracks and pin scar placements. CNC machined for much greater precision than stamped or extruded cams.

- Outdoorplay

Made for experienced climbers tackling scarred and flared rock, the Ultralight Offset TCU cams from Metolius provide protection that you can rely on. During placement and retraction you'll have plenty of control thanks to the U-shaped body while the design's optimized cam angle and direct to the axle technology (DAT) endow it with exceptional holding power. New lightweight design keeps your rack lighter, allowing you to climb pitch after pitch

- Mountain Gear

Metolius Active Protection Ultralight TCU Offset-#0/1 OFFS101. A.T.) Metolius has made the world's best selling mini cam even lighter and more versatile. This new technology makes the Metolius Ultralight TCU Offset the lightest units in the world. The design is focused on holding power and they do this with their optimized cam angle for more outward force and wider cam faces for more grip. The Range Finder system makes them easier and safer to place than ever. A must have piece for free climbing aid routes and alpine climbing.



Size 00/0 Size 0/1 Size 1/2 Size 2/3 Size 3/4
Weight 1.6 oz 1.7 oz 1.8 oz 2.0 oz Size 2.2 oz
Dimensions 0.34 - 0.52 in 0.44 - 0.65 in 0.57 - 0.80 in 0.67 - 0.97 in 0.85 - 1.19 in
Strength 5 kN 5 kN 8 kN 10 kN 10 kN

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