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SMC is a mountaineering and technical rescue brand, designing and manufacturing sport and rescue hardware to aircraft industry standards while remaining true to a heritage of excellence and innovation. Seasoned climbers and rescue personnel depend on the reliable performance of SMC gear in the most critical situations and demanding conditions around the globe. 
Founded in 1967 as Seattle Manufacturing Corporation, SMC's first product was an oval carabiner designed and manufactured specifically for Mary Anderson of the original REI Co-op Store who was dissatisfied with the quality and turnaround time of overseas manufacturers.

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Seattle Manufacturing Corporation
6930 Salashan Parkway
Ferndale, WA 98248

(360) 366-5534
(800) 426-6251
fax: (360) 366-5723

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