Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate

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Product Highlights:

  • Minimalist, pear-shaped design
  • Up to 30% increased friction with ATC
  • Made from anodized aluminum

About Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate

Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate
If you want increased friction and control during climbs, the Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate comes in handy. Ideal for belaying, lowering, and rappelling, the lightweight VaporLock Screwgate comes in a minimalist, pear-shaped design with a wide basket that enables you to use a Munter hitch on ropes up to 9.4mm. For maximum control and friction during climbs, you can make use of the VaporLock with an ATC to increase friction by up to 30% during lowering or rappelling. The VaporLock Screwgate also features a sleeve that locks on the gate and a keylock nose that prevents snagging on bolts or gear while clipping and unclipping. Additionally, it is made from anodized aluminum that is durable enough for longer usage. If you re looking for ways to maximize control and increase friction while belaying, lowering, and rappelling, start by purchasing the Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate right now.

This product can only be shipped to U.S. addresses.

Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate Features

  • Keylock nose prevents snagging
  • Increases friction up to 30% when lowering or rappelling with an ATC
  • Munter Hitch compatible on ropes up to 9.4 mm
  • Screwgate sleeve
  • Open Gate Strength : 8 kN (1798 lbf)
  • Closed Gate Strength : 21 kN (4721 lbf)
  • Gate Opening : 20 mm (0.79 in)
  • Minor Axis Strength : 7 kN (1574 lbf)

Black Diamond VaporLock Screwgate Specifications

Gate Opening
Open Gate Strength
1798 lbf
Closed Gate Strength
4721 lbf
Minor Axis Strength
1574 lbf
Recommended Use
Carabiner Type
Locking Carabiner
Gate Type
Rope Type Compatible
Munter Hitch
Weight [with packaging]
0.45 lb
Mfr #
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