this easy clipper even smoother and enhancing its all around status as
the best basic Karabiner available, the original Titan gets a Keylock nose.
And in adapting the bestselling Wild Country screwgate ever we kept
it simple to make this an even more effective model. And by combining
our wider open D shape with a no-hook nose we have a great all rounder
at a reasonable weight – and a brilliant price. It's also important to
note that the Titan's gate uses 7075 alloy which is the same as the Karabiner body and is super strong. This means unlike many other brands the
gate when closed should make the same strength if pushed inwards as
This is not a requirement for the CE test but it is something that we
have insisted on as there have been a number of notable failures of
gates when pushed in, especially in abseiling situations using Figure
8s. Finally, like all the Wild Country Karabiners, the thimble on the gate
always stops short of the nose making sure it cannot be over-tightened.
Keylock nose, Hot Forged, Offset D shape, Lightweight. High strength thimble.3 Sigma Rated, UIAA, CE EN 12275, 7075 Alloy. All
Wild Country screwgate thimbles are made from high strength 7075 alloy
which resists internal pressure to prevent accidental gate opening. All
Wild Country screwgate karabiners are ‘proof loaded’ to 10kN and 100%
inspected by hand.