How Carabiners are Made

June 1, 2012

Discovery Channel Series Factory MadeIf you’ve ever wondered how a carabiner is made, now is your chance to find out.

In April of 2010 the Discovery Channel series Factory Made aired an episode featuring the construction of non-locking carabiners.

The segment is now available on YouTube thanks to the folks of the ESSO Grotto. Check it out below.

How Carabiners Are Made [YouTube via @WalterPickel on Twitter]

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  1. Beej Jorgensen
    June 1, 2012 at 1:03 pm

    That “pair of robotic pliers” has an awfully realistic-looking glove attached to it. 🙂

    • Caving News
      June 1, 2012 at 3:59 pm

      By George, you’re right!


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