Recall of Simond Rocky straight and bent gate carabiners and quickdraws

Posted by Daniel Middleton on 18/12/2013
Recalled Simond Rocky quickdraw

Simond, the Chamonix based cllimbing equipment manufacturer, have announced a recall of their Rocky straight and bent gate carabiners and quickdraws made during 2012 and 2013.

Simond announced a recall on Nov 4th 2013, covering Rocky straight and bent gate karabiners and quickdraws with 2012 and 2013 manufacturing dates. The recall was issued as a precaution after two carabiners were returned to Simond in which the rivet securing the gate had not been deformed. This meant that there was a possibility that the gate could become detached in use.

To read the manufacturers recall notice, click here



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