Lighter and less bulky than Ovals, Black Diamond's OvalWire has a wire gate that resists gate whiplash, won't freeze up and is easy to clip. Sharing all of the same qualities as BD's classic Oval, the wiregate version is lower in profile and lighter which means they can be piled on a rack with reckless abandon. The gate opening is also much larger great for any clipping occasion. Light, low profile oval biner with a wiregate Wire gate resists gate whiplash and resists freezing up Doesn't shift when weight is applied Weight Strength Gate Closed Strength Gate Open Strength Minor Axis Gate Opening OvalWire 45g 1.59 oz 25.4 mm 1.00 inch Note that this item of climbing safety equipment is non returnable. Please call us toll free at 877 236 8428 or e mail bentgatebentgate.com with any questions.