Reviewed carabiner: Climbing Technology Warlock HMS
Manufacturers website: http://www.climbingtechnology.com/en/outdoor-en/carabiners/warlock-en/warlock-hms
This is a product review based on personal experience. The purpose of this review is to give you a detailed idea about the appearance and possible usecases of the gear.
..General Information 01:30
Size**: 103 mm x 69 mm (4.06‘‘ x 2.72‘‘)
Weight*: 53 g (1.87 oz)
Gate opening**: 24,6 mm (0.97”)
Rope bearing diameter**: 9,96 mm (0.39”)
Breaking load*: 23 kN main, 12 kN cross, 8 kN open
..In Practice 05:32
..Options, Value and Availability 08:45
..Application Rating 09:02
..Fellow Carabiners 10:28
* Listed by manufacturer
** Measured by reviewer
The applied testing and measurement procedures do not comply to any national or international standard and the results are neither accurate nor complete.
Knowing your gear and how to use it is crucial for safety – read the manual of your gear carefully and never hesitate to ask guides, climbing instructors or the manufacturer for advice. We assume no liability for misuse.
=====Recommended literature regarding climbing safety=====
Sicherheit in Fels und Eis, Band 1 bis 3; by Pit Schubert