Maillon Rapide Long Opening


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Long oval shaped Maillon Rapide, the gate being longer than the standard.

Available in galvinised or stainless steel, and in a number of different sizes (see drop down menu). These are ideal for rigging ropes in any situation where they will not be in view during use as they are much less likely than a karabiner to open accidentally. The downside is that they are slightly slower to use than a screwgate karabiner.

Maillon Rapides have a working load limit that is a fifth of the breaking load of the maillon (as stated by the manufacturer) and will become damaged and distorted if they are used above this load limit. Some are certified as PPE (to protect falls from height) and some are not. If you are unsure of which is which, either ask us, or have a look at your maillon which will be marked with "PPE" if it is and "CE" if it is not. CE maillons conform to Maillon Rapide's standards but are not certified as PPE.

They conform to
EN 362 and EN 12 275

Steel - 8-FM
Stainless steel - 316L
Alloy - 7075 Zicral


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