Metolius Element Locking Carabiner - Black

Color: Black

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With a keylock nose and a compact size, the pear-shaped Metolius Element Locking Carabiner is ideal as your everyday belay carabiner for rock climbing.


  • Pear shape accommodates most belay devices as well as a Munter hitch
  • Large gate opening eases clip-in; asymmetric shape helps ensure proper loading on optimal working axis
  • Keylock nose won't snag on pro, ropes or slings, making the carabiner simple to clip
  • Screwgate locking method makes this carabiner extremely versatile and easy to use in all conditions


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Technical Specs

Best Use


Carabiner Type


Gate Type


Gate Open Clearance

19 millimeters

Strength Major Axis Closed

24 kilonewtons

Strength Major Axis Open

8 kilonewtons

Strength Minor Axis

8 kilonewtons


97 x 62 millimeters


73 grams

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