“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” Leonardo da Vinci

Lightweight paragliding karabiner with side-opening gate.
Edelrid FORAS is a 51 g lightweight aluminum carabiner for paragliders - ideal for modern, narrow webbings between 12 and 25 mm. The side-opening automatic twist-lock closure with an opening of 15 mm enables a connection of the risers also for thicker and stiffer webbings without any problems.


Overview of the Edelrid FORAS' most important features:

  • Lightweight (51 g only) paragliding carabiner ideal for modern, narrow webbings
  • Twist-lock closure for easy handling
  • Batch number with year of manufacture to monitor max. service life
  • Side-opening gate creates large opening width of 15 mm ideal for thicker and stiffer webbing
  • Each carabiner is machine tested
  • Breaking Strength: 2300 DaN
Weight: 51 g

Annual change recommended!