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Metolius Ultralight TCU

Item No.   10021963

TCUs by Metolius are great for both alpine and free climbing where weight is a critical factor. Aid climbers also love 'em because their narrow head width allows them to fit so many placements that other cams won't, like shallow seams, pockets and pin scars. Now with the Range Finder feedback system, they are easier and safer to place than ever! The stainless steel, U-shaped body offers greater durability than single-stem units and unparalleled control during placement and retraction. As with all Metolius cams, the design is focused on holding power. Metolius TCUs are a must-have for any climber's rack!By going direct to the axle (D.A.T.) Metolius has made the world's best selling mini cam even lighter and more versatile. This new technology makes the TCU's the lightest units in the world, opens up a myriad of placement options and makes placement easier. The design is focused on holding power, and it does this with the optimized cam angle for more outward force and wider cam faces for more grip. The Range Finder system makes them easier and safer to place than ever. A must have piece for free climbing, aid routes and alpine climbing.

FEATURES of the Metolius Ultralight TCU

  • The world's best-selling mini cam
  • Narrow head width for the most placement options
  • Direct Axle Technology (DAT) makes Ultralight TCUs the lightest cams in the world
  • DAT allows for more placement options in shallow, narrow, or bottoming placements
  • DAT makes tricky placements easier due to better cam lobe visibility, especially in the small sizes
  • 13 mm (0.51") Monster Sling webbing (36% Dyneema/64% nylon)
  • Range Finder tells you at a glance if you've chosen the right size cam for the placement
  • Optimized cam angle for increased holding power
  • Wider cam faces for more grip
  • U-shaped body for greater durability and unparalleled control during placement and retraction
  • Machined cam stops
  • Color-coded sewn slings and tubing
  • CNC machined for much greater precision than stamped or extruded cams
  • 7075-T6 aluminum
  • CE/UIAA certified
  • Hand built, inspected and individually tested to 1/2 its rated strength in Bend, Oregon

The SPECS for 00

  • Range: 0.34 - 0.47" / 8.5 - 12.0 mm
  • Strength: 5 kN / 1100 lbf
  • Weight: 1.4 oz / 41 g
The SPECS for 0
  • Range: 0.39 - 0.59" / 10.0 - 15.0 mm
  • Strength: 5 kN / 1100 lbf
  • Weight: 1.5 oz / 43 g
The SPECS for 1
  • Range: 0.49 - 0.71" / 12.5 - 18.0 mm
  • Strength: 8 kN / 1800 lbf
  • Weight: 1.8 oz / 50 g
The SPECS for 3
  • Range: 0.62 - 0.89" / 15.5 - 22.5 mm
  • Strength: 10 kN / 2250 lbf
  • Weight: 2.0 oz / 57 g
The SPECS for 3
  • Range: 0.74 - 1.04" / 18.5 - 26.5 mm
  • Strength: 10 kN / 2250 lbf
  • Weight: 2.1 oz / 59 g
The SPECS for 4
  • Range: 0.93 - 1.32" / 23.5 - 33.5 mm
  • Strength: 10 kN / 2250 lbf
  • Weight: 2.4 oz / 68 g

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