/ Gear help: what is this?
Screwgate is rated at 25kn, the only other mark says '6-8' on the triangular attachment, the only other markings is the serial thing.
Here are two pictures of the item:
This has been sitting on the side for a while, I've no idea where it's come from and I've been meaning to ask the hive mind of UKC for a while!
Looks like an ascender that you thread onto the rope before climbing. I guess the 'pin' jams in the sleeve when loaded. Looks more industrial then recreational?
It's a small wedge socket for wire rope
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