Every Carabiner You’ve Ever Clipped Started Life Like This | EpicTV Climbing Daily, Ep. 558

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Climbers will clip a carabiner probably thousands of times across its lifetime, but how much do they actually know about where it comes from? In November last year, (2014), we travelled to the headquarters of British climbing manufacturer DMM to find out for ourselves exactly what goes in to the production of a carabiner. Over a day in the factory, we traced the production of a carabiner from the arrival of simple aluminium rods all the way through shaping, forging, heat treating, cutting and all the way to anodising and lasering. Check out the video to see the ins and outs of the production process from start to finish.
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Comments

JigsawCrisis says:

Love DMM. I would support this company before any Asian product, any day of the week. They deserve it, staying true and employing locally.

Mark Pilant says:

tight

Mateus Vidal says:

Super cool! Really liked the explanation of the process!

Anira Pixell says:

ok so where’s part 3?

Phil W says:

geez those are boring jobs for some of those people :(

Joie Mojica-Gahum says:

Ill try that with my roadeavour.

Branden's Outdoor Channel says:

What is AlaMinium?

Remington Bradley says:

They showed the stress test with a finished carabiner!…

Mariana Barce says:

Awesome guys! Thanks for the video

Branden's Outdoor Channel says:

Arc’teryx sponsored but the dude is wearing a green TNF fleece.

Lizzie Underhill says:

As much as I want to love DDM i can’t they just don’t last they lose there snapback so quickly

Deovrat phal says:

7:16 – 7:20

Muhamad Agil Najib says:

educative :) great vid

Lincoln Pascual says:

It’s AH-LOO-MIN-UM, not AH-LOO-MIN-EE-UM. It’s spelled Aluminum. There’s no “i” between the “n” and “u” to make the EE-UM sound. It’s not pronounced like Helium (HEE-LEE-UM). It’s pronounced more like Platinum or Molybdenum.

Dorian LeBlanc says:

Is that 450 degrees celcius or ferenheit?

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