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1389 days ago

I purchased this helmet for my son who takes climbing lessons, it is quite adjustable and can fit a child as well as an adult. This model has several improvements over previous Black Diamond half-dome helmets and we are very satisfied with our purchase.

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1396 days ago

It's light, secure, doesn't snag and doesn't jam. An old hand must have designed this.

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1407 days ago

This is the only rope bag model I've used, and I just bought another one to add to the one I've been using for 6 years. Having not used other bags, I can't compare this to others, but I liked this one from the beginning and still do. It is fairly simple and quite durable. The standard tarp is of sufficient size, the carry options (padded shoulder strap and webbing handle) are light and minimal but perfect for this purpose, and the compression straps keep it tidy. There is room for two ropes, or one rope and enough gear for the gym. Due to that fact, and the beefy nature of the construction, I would not recommend it for those looking for very lightweight single rope protection. Because rope bags are made to take the dirt and often do, it's nice that it is easy to clean. Probably my favorite thing about the Super Slacker is the price, which is $10-20 less than many other models. One more note: if you want the shoulder strap to not slip in it's buckles, you will need to double the webbing back, which takes a little careful threading.

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1408 days ago

This is a good looking biner, well sized and super light. Design works great on trad racks. With the price, best value overall.

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1409 days ago

This binner is overall the best in the market and on my rack.
Lightweight, not much smaller than a full-size binner, hooded nose and the gate works well. And at this price, you won't find competition.
This is a truly GREAT DEAL!

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1411 days ago

I love this carabiner. It's so convenient that you don't have to twist the lock every time you want to lock it. It's also a great size so it fits all my gear with room to spare.

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1415 days ago

i initially ordered this stand through amazon but they were out of stock. i ordered through an outside retailer. this stand is one of the best climbers i've ever used. i have been bowhunting for 22 years and have owned @ 12 different climbing stands. this stand is light for a climber and easy to set up even in the dark - practice setting it up in advance. the finish is nice and durable. the packability is good for a stand that doesnt fold flat. the best feature is the comfort. you will stay comfortable in this stand for those all day sits during the rut. the seat is GREAT!! the stand comes with a nice 5 point harness, also. all in all, this stand is awesome and i'm not disappointed in any part of it. good hunting

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1416 days ago

Just to clarify, I did not buy this carabiner for climbing. I backpack a lot and keep one attached to my bags for a number of reasons-

a) For bear proofing my campsite. I use a rope and pully system where I lock my pack onto the rope with this carabiner.
b) I use rope when hanging clothes out to dry. Tie a rope around two trees and secure with this carabiner and you have a clothes line.
c) For pretending like I've climbed and having it attached to my pack makes me look tougher.

Ok, I'm just kidding about the third - but to anyone, carabiners are used a number of ways and, although this one is a bit pricey- it has lasted a long time AND it is very light weight, so I really don't mind carrying it at all. I don't think you'd mind either... unless I asked you to carry one around for no particular reason, then you might mind- because you'd look pretty silly at work holding onto a carabiner for no particular reason... plus, it would be hard to type.

I hope this review helps you out. I would recommend it to anyone who does not mind dropping a few extra bucks.

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1417 days ago

I think that the larger bags are better fit for most and Petzl is well known.
Bag is sturdy, very well made and the orange color isn't as bright in person as it is in the photo on Amazon...its far more dull and is a great look.

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1418 days ago

When I ordered this chalk bag, I expected the zig zag thread in the center to be the same color as the thread in the picture (more redish/blue), but it was not. I was a little disappointed when I got it and the thread was very pink, with only a hint of red because I got it for my boyfriend....... So, expect some variation in the color of the thread. Otherwise, the chalk bag is great. If any women are looking at this chalk bag, be aware of its size. It's fairly large, as it is a mens chalk bag.

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