The Wilderness Shop a huge range of screwgate carabiners, wiregate carabiners, bentgate carabiners, solidgate carabiners and twistlock 'biners for all applications in steel and alloy from top climbing brands DMM, Edelrid, Grivel, Rock Empire and Faders. With so many bits of equipment that need to be joined together, it’s hardly surprising that climbers get quite obsessive about quality carabiners.
hms belay carabiners
DMM PHANTOM HMS SCREWGATE CARABINER
EDELRID BULLET HMS SCREWGATE CARABINER
Special PINK edition supporting breast cancer research. $2 from each sale of this item goes to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (Australia). The DMM Phantom HMS screwgate carabiner is a lightweight, compact locking carabiner with an extra-short gate. Thanks to this and its wide top bar, it takes two clove hitches. Ideal for rigging and belaying. MBS (Major Axis): 25kN. Dimensions: 71 x 96mm. Gate opening: 20mm. Weight: 56g Available in-store.
The Edelrid HMS Bullet screwgate carabiner is like Edelrid's popular Bulletproof carabiner, only it doesn't have the steel insert that adds weight. This comfortably shaped, easy-to-handle HMS carabiner has a number of uses. Fmax. Vertical: 26kN. Length: 11mm. Width: 7.5mm Weight: 74g Available in-store.
dmm belay master 2 belay carabiner
dmm ceros screwgate carabiner
Belay carabiners don’t always behave as you might want them to. DMM came up with a special clip that, once locked in position, prevents cross-loading. Also, the clip can only be locked if the screwgate has been properly closed first. $42.95 Available in-store.
Like the DMM Rhino carabiner, the DMM Ceros carabiner has a ‘horn’ that helps stop assisted-locking belay devices (such as the Petzl GriGri) from moving onto the spine of the carabiner. The DMM Ceros carabiner has an additional, internal wire gate that can be snapped onto your belay loop to further prevent cross-loading. The ultimate directional belay 'biner! $42.95 Available in-store.
dmm rhino screwgate carabiner
dmm boa screwgate carabiner
The DMM Rhino's ‘horn’ prevents assisted-locking belay devices (such as the Petzl GriGri) from rotating off the top bar and onto the spine. This reduces the risk of cross-loading. The DMM Rhino carabiner also works well with normal, tubular belay devices. $36.95 Available in-store.
The DMM Boa carabineris large enough (but surprisingly light) to accommodate several knots and has a very wide gate opening. The large size of the DMM Boa carabiner makes it particularly easy to handle. Grey$36.95 Red, Green or Blue $37.95 Available in-store.
dmm aero hms screwgate carabiner
dmm boa quicklock carabiner
The DMM Aero HMS carabiner is a great all-round belay 'biner with an anti-snag keylock nose. With an extremely generous 11.3mm rope radius, the DMM Aero HMS carabiner is also a very strong 'biner. The extra bulk of the DMM Aero HMS means greater resistance to wear and excellent heat dissipation. $24.95 Available in-store.
The QuickLock carabiner version of DMM’s huge Boa HMS carabiner has a double-action locking gate for situations where you need extra security. $47.95 Available in-store.
grivel clepsydra twin-gate carabiner
grivel mega k6g twin-gate carabiner
Grivel’s directional belay ‘biner, with Grivel’s patented Twin-Gate closure. There’s also an internal wire gate that snaps onto your belay loop nicely. The smooth, thick top bar is durable and ideal for smooth payout and belay wear. Available in-store.
The Grivel Mega K6G Twin-Gate carabiner is another beefy carabiner with a solid top bar. This carabiner features Grivel’s signature Twin-Gate closure (which, yes, you can operate one-handed!). With the Twin-Gate and the solid bar, it is on the heavier side: 82g. But, it’s strong, at 27kN. Available in-store.
grivel k6n screwgate carabiner
black diamond magnetron carabiner
This beefy carabiner has a solid top bar that makes it suitable for belaying with. It’s otherwise a simple locking screwgate that is fairly narrow width-wise, which makes it easy to handle one-handed. Rated to 21kN. Available in-store.
The Black Diamond Magnetron Rocklock uses the magnets to reinvent the auto-locking carabiner. Using two magnetic arms in the gate and a steel insert in the carabiner's keylock nose to create an ultra-secure, self-clearing and redundant locking mechanism. $43.95 Available in-store.
black diamond magnetron gridlock carabiner
The Black Diamond Magnetron Gridlock shares the magnetic locking features of its cousin the Magnetron Rocklock, but with the added benefit of a cross-loading ‘isolation’ feature, which ‘intuitively captures the belay loop’ and locks it in place when the gate is closed. $54.95 Available in-store.
dmm shadow scrwegate carabiner
dmm phantom screwgate carabiner
The DMM Shadow carabiner is a lightweight locking carabiner suitable for a wide range of uses: from trad climbing right through to winter climbing. Features keylock nose, strong and light I-Beam construction and good handling qualities. $34.95 Available in-store.
The DMM Phantom carabiner is a super light locking carabiner weighing in at a measly 41 grams. Lighten up your rack with a few of these beauties and you will really start to feel the difference. Features keylock nose and strong I-Beam construction. $34.95 Available in-store.
dmm revolver screwgate carabiner
dmm revolver locksafe carabiner
The DMM Revolver carabinerfeatures an unique pulley wheel that improves the age-old problem of rope drag. This screwgate version of the DMM Revolver carabiner provides extra security. Say, for example, when clipping crucial runners or in an emergency pulley system, the locking version is the better option. $59.95 Available in-store.
The LockSafe DMM Revolver features a three-stage locking mechanism on the gate. This means the gate will always be locked when closed. Ideally to suited for arborist work. $79.95 Available in-store.
dmm ultra o screwgate carabiner
grivel delta k5n screwgate carabiner
Oval carabiners are important because they allow pulleys and other roping devices to sit in a correctly loaded and equalised position. The symmetrical shape also stops them shifting under load. They're also handy for racking nuts and wires. Features: Generous rope radius and strong, lightweight I-Beam construction. $34.95 Available in-store.
The Grivel Delta is another handy, all-round locking carabiner. Slightly larger than the Alpha, and more ‘HMS’ in shape, there’s more room in the basket of this ‘biner for multiple knots. It does have a shaped basket (to save weight) though, so it’s best as a rigging ‘biner rather than for belaying. Available in-store.
grivel sym k9g twin-gate carabiner
black diamond magnetron vaporlock carabiner
Oval carabiners like the Grivel Sym are useful for racking nuts. Alternatively, they’re also useful for rescue situations, or any rigging scenario where you might need a correctly loaded ‘biner. The twin gate snaps shut swiftly. Available in-store.
The Black Diamond Magnetron Vaporlock is a general-purpose biner for making anchors and the like. The magnetic gate ensures that your carabiner is locked at all times to ensure maximum strength. $52.95 Available in-store.
grivel alpha k1n screwgate carabiner
grivel plume nut k3n screwgate carabiner
The Grivel Alpha carabiner is a very comfortable size. Small enough to handle easily, yet a decent 27kN in strength, this is a versatile, general-purpose screwgate to have on your rack. Available in-store.
This tiny screwgate carabiner measures just 90mm in length and weighs a very light 37g. This is a unique, handy carabiner for tight spots and is rated at a reasonable 20kN. Available in-store.
steel locking carabiners
Rock empire steel d screwgate carabiner
rock empire steel oval screwgate carabiner
The Rock Empire Steel D screwgate carabiner is ideal for top-rope set-up, due to its strength and durability. Available in-store.
The Rock Empire Steel Oval screwgate carabiner provides extra strength and durability for oval carabiner applications. Available in-store.
fixe ilos autolock carabiner
The Fixe Ilos AutoLock carabiner is a strong and durable carabiner with a three-stage auto-lock mechanism. Available in-store.
solid gate carabiners
dmm shadow solid gate carabiner
dmm aero solid gate carabiner
The DMM Shadow carabineris a classic climbing carabiner – strong and robust, as well as being light and easy to handle. It has a clean nose closure to reduce snagging when you are clipping or unclipping. Available in straight and bent gate versions. $21.95 Available in-store.
The DMM Aero ‘biner has a solid gate and a snag-free, clean-nose design; this gives the carabiner both toughness and excellent handling qualities. Available in straight and bent gate versions. $19.95 Available in-store.
dmm ultra o solid gate carabiner
The DMM Ultra O carabiner works exceptionally well in pulley systems. It is also the perfect racking 'biner. It can hold a large number of wires without the awkward bunching that tends to happen with a conventional asymmetric, D-shaped carabiner. $23.95 Available in-store.
wire gate carabiners
dmm phantom wire gate carabiner
wild country helium wire gate carabiner
This lightweight carabiner weighs a miserly 28 grams. The DMM Phantom carabiner can really lighten the load of your rack. Despite its weight, the Phantom is still rated at 23kN. $21.95 Available in-store.
The Wild Country Helium carabiner is a full-sized carabiner with clean nose, weighing only 33 grams. Available in-store.
quickdraws for climbing
dmm shadow quickdraw pink
dmm AERO quickdraw pink
Special PINK edition supporting breast cancer research. $2 from each sale of this item goes to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (Australia). The DMM Shadow Quickdraw has a truly excellent carabiners with I-Beam construction. These carabiners are a superb combination of function, weight and strength. The inside of the carabiner has a deep basket to ensure that the rope is guided towards the spine for added safety. 18cm $44.95 Available in-store.
Special PINK edition supporting breast cancer research. $2 from each sale of this item goes to the National Breast Cancer Foundation (Australia). The DMM Aero Quickdraw combines superb handling and functionality with exceptional strength and safety features. The robustness of the hot forged, solid-gate DMM Aero carabiner makes this quickdraw well suited to sport climbing and for use on carrot bolts. It also has a large (24mm) gate opening and a clean nose design to reduce snagging. 12cm and 18cm both $39.95 Available in-store.
dmm alpha sport quickdraw
dmm shadow quickdraw
The DMM Alpha Sport Quickdraw is probably the most ‘clip-friendly’ quickdraw ever made. The lower 'biner's bent gate, with its flared-out barrel shape, works in perfect harmony with the kinked and groove-patterned back bar. It just feels so right, handles so well, and, most importantly, the rope always goes in first time. 12cm $52.95, 18cm $53.95 Available in-store.
The DMM Shadow Quickdraw has a truly excellent carabiners with I-Beam construction. These carabiners are a superb combination of function, weight and strength. The inside of the carabiner has a deep basket to ensure that the rope is guided towards the spine for added safety. 18cm $44.95 Available in-store.
dmm aero quickdraw
dmm phantom quickdraw
The DMM Aero Quickdraw combines superb handling and functionality with exceptional strength and safety features. The robustness of the hot forged, solid-gate DMM Aero carabiner makes this quickdraw well suited to sport climbing and for use on carrot bolts. It also has a large (24mm) gate opening and a clean nose design to reduce snagging. 12cm $37.95, 18cm $39.95 Available in-store.
The DMM Phantom Quickdraw is an incredibly light quickdraw. Replacing your old ironmongery with these can can considerably lighten the weight of your rack. Despite their light weight, the DMM Phantom carabiner (used on both ends of this quickdraw) is still a strong carabiner, rated at 23kN. 18cm $45.95 Available in-store.
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