SMC Lite Alloy Steel D Carabiner - NFPA
YES! - IT CARRIES THE NFPA "G" RATING!
The SMC-Lite Alloy Steel Locking Carabiner are for those situations where high strength and durability are desired, but size and weight are a consideration. Approximately half the weight of SMC Large Steel Carabiners and only three ounces heavier than the SMC Aluminum Locking D. Growing in popularity among rescuers for performance comparable to most steel carabiners without the extra weight and bulk. These ''lite'' steel carabiners have tested at up to 10,000 lbs. The offset ''D'' shape provides ample volume to clip in large diameter ropes. Gate opening clearance is .94'' and the generous shape provides smooth transfer of the Munter Hitch when used for belaying. The steel is heat-treated and is available in a Bright or Black zinc plated finish for tactical applications.
All SMC NFPA products are third party tested (by Underwriters Laboratories - UL) as required by NFPA 1983 (2012 edition) standards. All SMC NFPA carabiners have the required certification information stamped on the frame and the user information is enclosed with each item as required by NFPA.
- Weight: 6.6 oz (188g)
- Color: Bright
- Dimensions: 4.52'' x 2.76'' x 0.94''
- Material: Steel- Lite Alloy
- Strength: 8,990 lbf. - 40kN (3 Sigma)
- NFPA ''G'' - General Use 40kN Major Axis, 11kN Min
- SMC Part # NFPA100001
- PMI Part#: SM100001N