Cyberclimber Climbing Gym List Build a Climbing Wall Climbing Training Climbing Gear ☰ More

Locking Carabiner

Search for any product, brand or category...

for sale

Locking carabiners for indoor and sport rock climbing. The dual pin and auto locking carabiners use a spring mechanism to snap in a clocked position, while the screw gate carabiner locks using threads which must be twisted into a locked position. A lock-type carabiner is particularly useful for climbing applications.

Locking Mechanism

The locking mechanism creates a secure anchor which is much more difficult to accidentally open. This can happen during belaying and anchoring activities if the climbing rope is twisted or the carabiner is pressed against a rock or other gear. The locking mechanism provides added security. Typically, climbers need 2 or 3 locking carabiners and a belay device for anchoring gear and belays.

Locking Carabiner Gate

Locking Carabiner GateThe locking carabiner has sleeve that slides or screws over the gate which locks it closed. It has an "auto locking" spring loaded screw sleeve, or a threaded screw gate. The spring sleeve rests in the closed position. The climber must twist the sleeve to open the gate. Twist lock sleeves are easy to use and can be operated with one hand. These are popular for indoor and sport climbing.

Screw Gate Type

Screw gate type locks can also be operated with one hand. When locked, the sleeve screws over the latch preventing the gate from opening unless it is unscrewed. This type is popular with outdoor, canyon and big wall climbing. They considered by most climbers to be the most secure type of locking carabiner. These are slightly larger than the non-locking version which makes it applicable to use for connecting two ropes together, or connecting a rope to a runner. The locking type can be found in all of the same shapes as the snap type: Oval, D-symmetrical and A-symmetrical.

Use of Locking Carabiners

Belaying, rappelling and abseiling are the most common uses for locking carabiners. The largest of the locking types are the most popular as it provides more room for the rope and sling, or two ropes. Plus the additional space gives working room for fingers.

BLACK DIAMOND Positron Screwgate Carabiner
GLOUE Aluminum D-ring Locking Carabiner Keychain Spring Clip Lock Carabiner Hook Outdoor Camping...
Black Diamond Rocklock Screwgate Carabiner
Mad Rock Super Tech Screwgate Locking Carabiner
Outmate 6 pcs Aluminum D-ring Locking Carabiner Light but Strong
Mad Rock Ultra Tech Twist Carabiner
GM CLIMBING 24kN Ultra-Light Locking Carabiner Screw Gate UIAA Certified
D-FantiX Carabiner Clip, Aluminum Locking Carabiner Keychain D Ring Carabiner Edc Black Pack of 5
Fusion Wave Screw Gate Carabiner
ROTHCO Locking Accessory Carabiner, 80mm
Mad Rock Oval Tech Screw Carabiner
Nite Ize S-Biner Steel MicroLock
Metolius Element Key Lock Carabiner
Mad Rock Ultra Tech Screw-Gate Carabiner
D-FantiX Mini Titanium Carabiner keychain D-ring Locking Carabiner Key chain with Key Rings...
Screw Lock Climbing Carabiner - 25KN Heavy Duty Auto Locking Fall Protection
Big Wall Traverse - UIAA Certified 25kn Aluminum Carabiners - Screw Lock, Straight Gate or Bent Gate
D-FantiX Aluminum Carabiner Clip, D-ring Locking Carabiner Keychain Hook Silver Set of 5
AYAMAYA Locking Climbing Carabiners, Ultra Tech 30KN Aluminum Screwgate Carabiner Screw Lock...
Mad Rock Ultra Tech HMS Triple Lock Carabiner
Sukey D ring Locking Carabiner Keychain Spring Clip Lock -Professional climbing Carabiner Hook...
Omega Pacfic 1/2" Standard D Screw-Lok Carabiner
Omega Pacific Rappel Rings
Omega Standard Locking D Carabiner, Black
D-FantiX Aluminum Locking Carabiner Keychain Hook D Ring Clips EDC Gear Black Pack of 10
Metolius Bravo Locker Carabiner
Ma Fang Aluminum Locking Carabiner Spring Clips Outdoor keychain Lock d Ring Hooks
3 Pack Ayamaya 30kn / 3000kg Aluminum Locking Rock Climbing Carabiner D Shape Screwgate Carabiner...
Lockstraps 801 Locking Carabiner
Camcon Locking Carabiner, Small Cc23000
S-Biner SlideLock 3pk
Fusion Essence Modified D Shape Aluminum Auto Locking Carabiner
Aluminum Alloy D Ring Shape Buckle, Super-handy Spring Snap Key Chain Clip Hook Screw Lock...
NKTM CE Certified 28kN High-Strength Aluminum Magnesium Alloys Carabiner Locking Carabiner...
GM CLIMBING UIAA Certified Wire / Bar / Bent Gate Carabiner 24kN Quick Clip for Quickdraw Climbing
3 Pack AYAMAYA Locking Climbing Carabiners, Ultra Tech 30KN Aluminum Screwgate Carabiner Screw...
Rock Exotica Pirate Locking Carabiner - WireEye
Aluminum Carabiner D Shape Buckle Pack, Keychain Clip, Spring Snap Key Chain Clip Hook Screw...
© 1998 All rights reserved. | Contact: | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy