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Protection

Protection

Trad climbing involves placing your own protection into cracks and pockets in the rockface. We have a huge range of both passive pro (Nuts, Hexes etc) and active pro(Cams, friends etc)to suit all users, budgets and situations. Check them out here

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DMM Peenut 1- 5 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/peenut-1-5set.jpg

Sometimes placements can be tricky but with the DMM Peentuts, they offer an excellent alternative, they have a tapered profile allowing them to fit where a regular wire won't sit.

DMM Anodized Wallnut 7-11 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wallnuts-7-11set.jpg

DMM Wallnuts are a long established favourite. This classic wired nut has a carefully designed shape that gives you the best possible chance of getting good solid placement every time.

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 3 Cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ultralight-size3.jpg

Perfect for fast-and-light missions and smash-and-grab ascents when weight really matters, these superbly engineered Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight cams are now 25% lighter than the standard Camalots

DMM Demon Cam - Size 3.5 and 4. http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/demon-3.5.jpg

Precise and easy to place, while being light on your rack, the Demon Cams from DMM  are single stem 4 lobe cams that are versatile and ergonomic. They feature colour coding that relates with all other DMM pro. 

DMM Demon Cam - Sizes 0 - 2. http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/demon-0.jpg

The DMM Demon cam combines the two of the best features from the exisiting Dragon Cam and 4CU cam. Resulting in a lightweight, versatile, and functional device that caters for climbers who prefer single stem ergonomics. 

DMM Demon Cam - Sizes 2.5 and 3. http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/demon-2.5.jpg

The DMM Demon cams are a lightweight, versatile, and functional camming device that caters for climbers who prefer single stem ergonomics. Precise and easy to place, while being light on your rack too.

Grivel Single Spring Leash with Rota http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/grivel_single_spring_rota.jpg

The Grivel Single Spring Leash with Rota is an elastic sling system to avoid losing tools when climbing on rock or ice. Now updated with a spinner to help prevent twisting.

Wild Country Rocks 1-10 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/rock-1-10-set-ss17.jpg

The Wild Country Rocks are a staple of any trad rack, and have been updated and tweaked over the years to be easier to place and bomber once in. This 1-10 set is a great starting point for any new rack. 

Wild Country Rock 9-14 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wc-rocks-9-14.jpg

This set of the larger size Wild Country Rocks on wire are a great compliment to any climbing rack. An excellent alternative to Hex's.

Wild Country Rock 1-8 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wc-rocks-1---8.jpg

This set of Wild Country Rocks represents the keystone of any rack and combined with some quick draws, slings and karabiners makes up a basic starter rack. Essential passive protection for any trad leader.

Petzl Laser Speed Light 17cm Ice Screw http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/laser-speed-light-17cm.jpg

A lightweight ice screw featuring an aluminum tube to reduce weight, with stainless steel teeth for bite and durability.  The Petzl Laser Speed Screws are the future

Black Diamond Camalot C4 - 0.3 Size http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot__3.jpg

The world’s best selling and most-trusted camming device, the Camalot features a double-axle design that offers unparalleled performance. 

Black Diamond No 9 Wired Hexcentric http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wired_hex_09-aw15.jpg

Classic protection devices that are simple and bomber. The BD Wired Hexes offer a subtly asymmetrical cross-section, flat sides and slight end-wise taper, and come equipped with durable, galvanized steel cables.

Climbing Technology Carved Chocks Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/Carved-nuts.jpg

A  big set of colour coded nuts in sizes 1-11 from Climbing Technology. A unique carved notch in the head of the nuts offers better placement in narrow or awkward cracks.

Black Diamond Ice Clipper http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/bd-ice-clipper.jpg

The Black Diamond Ice Clipper is purpose designed for racking screws. It's design means less fumbling and messing about to find the gear you need, when you need it. 

Black Diamond No 10 Wired Hexcentric http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wired_hex_10-aw15.jpg

Classic protection devices that are simple and bomber. The BD Wired Hexes offer a subtly asymmetrical cross-section, flat sides and slight end-wise taper, and come equipped with durable, galvanized steel cables.

Black Diamond No.8 Wired Hexcentric http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wired_hex_08-aw15.jpg

Black Diamond Wired Hexcentrics offer no nonesense passive pro and are bomber when placed well. The wire makes these hexes easier to place when reaching to the side or above, being far more rigid that a dyneema or nylon strung Hex

Black Diamond No 11 Wired Hexcentric http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wired_hex_11-aw15.jpg

Classic protection devices that are simple and bomber. The BD Wired Hexes offer a subtly asymmetrical cross-section, flat sides and slight end-wise taper, and come equipped with durable, galvanized steel cables.

Black Diamond Wired Hexcentric - No 4 - 10 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/hex-set4-10-wired.jpg

Bomber pro that's easy to place. The Black Diamond Wired Hexcentrics are renowned for being rock solid and a joy to place. These Hexes shine in rapidly widening cracks where cams might walk out. 

DMM IMP Brass Nut 1 -5 Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/dmm-imp-nut-set.jpg

The DMM IMP Brass Nut Set offers protection in tiny cracks and crevices that are too narrow for conventional nuts, and need a strong micro wire to offer some safety, regardless of how small.

DMM Deadmen Anodised http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/deadman.jpg

The Deadman is a classic snow anchor for gullies and open slopes.  A DMM Deadman offers protection where nothing else will go, but they do need some care when placing.

Petzl Laser Speed 17cm Ice Screw http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/laser-speed-17cm.jpg

Very strong and fast placing ice screws, with a fold out handle on the hanger.  This is the 17cm length of the Petzl Laser Speed Screws.

Black Diamond Express Ice Screw 16cm http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/expresscrew-16cm.jpg

The Black Diamond Express Ice screws are ultra fast and easy to place thanks to a tapered tube where the teeth cut a hole just larger than the tube itself, for less friction during placements.

Black Diamond Express Ice Screw 19cm http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/expresscrew-19cm.jpg

Made of super strong Chromoly steel the BD Express screws feature a large, color-coded crank knob makes for easy size identification and uninterrupted 360-degree motion

Yates Scream Aid http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/screamer-aid.jpg

The Yates Scream Aid is a stitched through 'ripper' style shock absorber, designed to offer a degree of extra safety on very iffy pro. Designed for aid climbers looking to further protect the slenderest of placements. 

Yates Zipper Screamer http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/zipper-screamer-sealed.jpg

Offering a huge reduction in impact forces, the Yates Zipper Screamer can take 4-8kN peak loading out of your system in the event of a fall. Designed for marginal protection while aid and ice climbing, as well as rescue situations. 

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 4 Cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ultralight-size4.jpg

With Dyneema cord replacing the steel cable and sculpted lightweight camming lobes, these superbly engineered Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight cams are now 25% lighter than the standard Camalots. 

DMM Size 5 Peenut http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/peenut-5.jpg

DMM's Peenuts are tapered and offset micronuts designed to protect small flared cracks and marginal placements, where nothing else will go. Perfect for slate quarries and climbing on granite

Black Diamond Camalot C4 - 0.5 Size http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot__5.jpg

Black Diamond's Camalot C4 are the world’s best selling and most-trusted camming devices. They feature a double-axle design that offers unparalleled camming range and performance. 

Black Diamond Camalot C4 - 6 Size http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot_6.jpg

The Black Diamond Camalot cams are legendary, with a double axle design that allows a greater expansion range with larger cams. A tried and trusted performer

Camp TriCam 2.0 Size http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/tricam-2.jpg

Tricams have been a favourite among trad climbers for many years now. They have a natural camming action which means they can be used as (semi) active or passive pro, depending on the situation.

Wild Country Rockcentric Set http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/wc-rockcentrics-set.jpg

The Wild Country Rockcentrics are an evolution from the good old Hex. Lightweight, strong and versatile, everyones rack should have a set.

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 0.4 Cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ul-size.4.jpg

The legendary BD Camalots have been on a diet. These superbly engineered Cams are now 25% lighter than their predecessors. Perfect for fast-and-light missions and smash-and-grab ascents when weight really matters

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 0.5 Cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ul-size.5.jpg

The Black Diamond Camalot Ultralights are 25% lighter than regular Camalots. designed for fast-and-light missions and smash-and-grab ascents when weight really matters.

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 0.75 cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ul-size.75.jpg

Black Diamond's legendary Camalot Cams have been on a diet. These superbly engineered camming devices are now 25% lighter than standard Camalots, with dyneems cord replacing the steel cable 

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 1 Cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ultralight-size1.jpg

These Black Diamond Ultralight Camalots are 25% lighter than the standard Camalot design. With Dyneema cord cord replacing the steel cable, you get all the strength for a fraction of the weight

Black Diamond Camalot Ultralight 2 Cam http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot-ultralight-size2.jpg

These revolutionary super light camming devices are perfect for fast-and-light missions and smash-and-grab ascents when weight really matters. Black Diamonds Camalot Ultralight Cams reduce the weight of the standard Camalots by 25%

Black Diamond Camalot C4 - 4 Size http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot_3.jpg

The double-axle design of the Camalot C4s allows retraction of larger cam lobes, giving them a much larger expansion range than traditional single-axle units. 

Black Diamond Camalot C4 - 5 Size http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/camalot_5.jpg

The Black Diamond Camalot cams are legendary, with a double axle design that allows a greater expansion range with larger cams. A tried and trusted performer

DMM Bulldog http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/DMM-Bulldog.jpg

Make best use of what winter protection is available with the new and improved DMM Bulldog.

Black Diamond Stopper Sizes 2-6. http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/stoppers-1-6.jpg

These classic Black Diamond Stoppers are available singly in size 2 up to size 6. They're designed with a transverse taper that permits sideways placements in flares and shallow seams

Metolius Feather Nut Tool http://https://www.climbers-shop.com/https://www.climbers-shop.com/images/feather-nut-tool.jpg

The Metolius Feather Nut Tool is super light and made for multi pitch and alpine routes, where keeping the weight down on your rack is critical. 

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