VALLEY GIANT #9

Valley Giant #9 VG9 Climbing Cam

PRICE: $200.00 USD


USABLE RANGE:  5.7 inch TO 9.0 inch (145mm to 229 mm)

STRENGTH: 4000 lbs. (17 kN) 

WEIGHT: 31 oz. (880 GRAMS)

OVERALL LENGTH: 15.25 inch (387mm) 

OVERALL WIDTH: 5.25 inch (133mm)

TRIGGER TRAVEL: 2.5 inch (64mm)


CAM PROFILE: exponential spiral, constant "camming angle" of 14 degrees (arctan 0.25)

LOBES: 1/4" thick 6061-T6/T651 aluminum alloy

AXLE BOLT: 3/8" strain-hardened 304 stainless steel

CABLE: 3/16" 302 stainless steel 1x19 aircraft cable 

CABLE FITTINGS: 3/8" thick 304 stainless steel; silver brazed to a depth of 3/4"

CAM SPACERS: 6061-T6/T651

CENTER SPACER: UV stabilized Nylon

TRIGGER BAR: UV stabilized Nylon

CABLE SPACER: 6061-T6/T651

CAM SPRINGS: 304 stainless steel spring wire

CAM STOPS: 1/4" 304 stainless steel dowel pins, secure interference fit

TRIGGER WIRES: 304 stainless steel spring wire


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