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Camp Ball Nuts


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Rack a few balls nuts if you anticipate encountering thin, parallel cracks, places where your only other option would be hammering a piton. Invented in 1987, these are the secret weapon for many classic aid routes or new-school trad routes that are protectable using pin scars and flaring cracks that fit even your littlest cams.

  • Colour coded for fast identification
  • Narrow depth fits in shallow, bottoming cracks better than cams
  • Blue 3-6mm, 7kN ,29g
  • Red 4.5-9mm, 8kN, 37g
  • Yellow 6-12mm, 8kN, 54g
  • Green 8-14mm,8kN 57g
  • Purple 10.5-18mm, 8kN, 73g

Tech specs

Weight31g (1)
40g (2)
49g (3)
59g (4)
74g (5)
Ideal for
  • Trad and aid climbing
8kN (1)
8kN (2)
8kN (3)
8kN (4)
8kN (5)
Range3-6mm (1)
4.5-9mm (2)
6-12mm (3)
8-14mm (4)
10.5-18mm (5)
ColourBlue (1)
Red (2)
Yellow (3)
Green (4)
Purple (5)
CE certifiedYes
UIAA certifiedYes
Made inKorea, Republic of

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