Definitions for "Karabiner"
Keywords:  cavers, gate, climber, spring, oval
A steel or alloy link developed for climbing/mountaineering to make quick connections with ropes and tapes. Now widely used in river rescue situations.
A link of steel with one side formed into a spring clip. Used by climbers and cavers for quick attachment to a ladder while resting.
an oblong metal ring with a spring clip; used in mountaineering to attach a rope to a piton or to connect two ropes
Keywords:  biner, aka, metal, connecting, device
Metal connecting device (Aka "biner").
Keywords:  clasping, fastening, bolt, chains, ring
A clasping system similar to the bolt ring used for fastening chains.