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Maillon Rapides

If you prefer you can order by phone 01433 651013 9:00am - 5:30pm 7 days
Hitch n Hike Ltd, Hope Road, Bamford, Hope Valley, Derbyshire, S33 0AH, UK.

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About Maillon RapidesAbout Maillon Rapides
Maillon Rapides are very strong in comparison to karabiners of similar bar diameters. Their different shapes are designed to accommodate different load characteristics, i.e. multi-directional loads or wide areas of loading (webbing). Please ask for a manufacturer's specification sheet if unsure of correct usage. WLL: Working Load Limit, one fifth of manufacturers stated breaking load. Higher loadings or wrongly applied loadings will cause distortion or failure. Maillons marked 'PPE' have been certified 'CE' to the Personal Protective Equipment Directive.

CE self-certified Maillon Rapides - Suitable for any application except for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The marking is the guarantee of the product conforming to the Maillon Rapide technical specification.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Maillon Rapides - Certified for use as PPE against falls from height in the work place and in mountaineering/climbing.

Manufactured in accordance with:
EN 362:2004 Personal protective equipment against falls from a height - Connectors
EN 12275:1998 Mountaineering equipment - Connectors - Safety requirements and test methods

Material Specifications:
> Steel - Mild steel Martin E-24-2
> Stainless - 316
> Alloy - Aluminium 7075

Standard Applications:
> Central Maillon for caving / SRT harness - 10mm Half Circle or Delta steel PPE.
> Rigging Maillon for SRT - 7mm Long PPE
Galvanised Steel Maillon Rapide LinksGalvanised Steel Maillon Rapide Links
Stainless Steel Maillon Rapide LinksStainless Steel Maillon Rapide Links
PPE Maillon Rapides for Harnesses and RiggingPPE Maillon Rapides for Harnesses and Rigging


Delivery Charges
(based on order value)
Up to 30 = 4.95
Over 30 = free

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