Petzl OK

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Made of aluminum for lightweight strength, the Petzl OK Oval screwgate locking carabiner has a symmetrical design that's ideal for loading devices with wide sections such as pulleys and ascenders.


The Petzl Oval Screw-Lock Carabiner is an aluminum carabiner for Climbing. The screw-lock Features a visual warning in red when in the unlocked position. Make sure it's closed before you move on. Features of the Petzl Oval Screw-Lock Carabiner Symmetrical oval shape allows optimal loading of devices with a wide cross-section, such as pulleys, rope clamps and mobile fall arresters Aluminum carabiner whose light weight reduces the weight of equipment the worker at height needs to carry May be used with a captive positioning bar to favor loading of the carabiner along the major axis, to keep it integrated with the device, and to limit the risk of it flipping Fluid interior design limits the risk of having a catch point and facilitates rotation of the carabiner Keylock system to avoid any involuntary snagging of the carabiner H cross-section ensures an optimal strength/weight ratio and protects markings from abrasion Manual screw-lock with red band provides a visual warning when the carabiner is unlocked

- Moosejaw

A sense of relief floods over you every time clip Petzl's OK Locking Carabiner to the anchors. There's something about its classic oval shape and secure design that help you breathe a little easier as you set up pulleys, clamp ropes, and prepare for mobile fall arresters. Petzl made this carabiner with three gates to choose: the simple screw-lock, triple-locking triact-lock, or the most secure and complex ball-lock option.


Perfect for hauling systems and for clipping directly to the accessories used by rope access workers and rescuers.



Price MSRP: $16.95
Current Retail: $13.95-$18.95
Historic Range: $10.95-$18.95


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