Fitted with a 90 degree twist, the Maillon Rapide Twist is ideal for smoother PPE connections in industrial safety, fall arrest systems, work restraint, work positioning, rope access as well as in mountaineering and climbing.
Gate Opening: 8.5mm
Thread Diameter: 10mm
Working Load: 550kg
Posted by Adam Gibson on 8th Jun 2011
Like many people involved in the maintenance of climbing hardware, I was pretty excited when I first saw these.
However for as long as only mild steel, 7mm versions are avaiable, imho they should not see use on anchors.
Bring on a 10 or 12mm Stainless version!!