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Find Carabiners, Pulleys and Rigging Gear at Our Toronto Shop

Toronto’s Blacks Adventure Outfitters has a wide selection of rigging hardware for use in rope access, tree care, rescue and climbing applications. Some of our most popular products include:

  • Carabiners (Aluminum, Steel, Open, Screw and Auto Lock Gates)
  • Pulleys
  • Ascenders and Descenders
  • Swivels
  • Screw Links (Tamper-Proof)
  • Rigging Plates
  • Belay Equipment
  • D-Shaped Harness Clips
  • Open, Screw and Auto-Lock Gates
SMC Large Steel Lock D Carabiner NFPA

SMC Large Steel Lock D Carabiner NFPA

Our large-sized, locking carabiners were developed by SMC specifically for the needs of the fire and rescue communities. These are available in several different metal finishes, in both NFPA (Class G) and non-NFPA versions. Black zinc-coated models are ideal for tactical operations and the stainless steel model is best for corrosive environments. Large gate opening fits easily over litter rails. All models have stainless gates and locking sleeves for greater strength and reliability.

Key Features

  • Original US-Made Steel Rescue Carabiner
  • Large Gate Opening
  • Stainless Steel Gate and Sleeve


  • Type: Screw Lock
  • MBS: 46 kN (10341 lbf)
  • Weight: 10.6 oz. (300 g)
  • Length: 5.04" (12.8 cm)
  • Width: 2.97" (7.5 cm)
  • Gate Opening: 1.20" (30.5 mm)
  • Major Axis: 46 kN (10341 lbf)
  • Minor Axis: 16 kN (3600 lbf)
  • Gate Open: 11 kN (2473 lbf)
  • Material: Zinc-Plated Steel


  • NFPA 1983 (2012), G
  • Berry Compliant
SMC/RA 3” Pulley SS Side-Plates Oilite NFPA-G

SMC/RA 3” Pulley SS Side-Plates Oilite NFPA-G

Based on Russ Anderson’s original design, these pulleys are essential equipment for the serious rigger. Rotating side plates allow attachment of the pulley anywhere on the rope and the 3” and 4” models will accept multiple carabiners. Axle nuts are marked with a blue witness line to indicate if the axle nut has been turned or tampered with. These feature stainless steel side plates.


  • Colour: Stainless
  • Type: Single Pulley
  • MBS: 51 kN (11465 lbf)
  • Weight: 1 lbs. 0 oz. (454 g)
  • Length: 6.60" (16.8 cm)
  • Width: 3.60" (9.1 cm)
  • Height: 1.50" (3.8 cm)
  • Axle: Oilite
  • Sheave: 3.00" Aluminum
  • Tread: 2.34"
  • Max Rope Size: 16 mm
  • Material: Stainless Steel


  • NFPA 1983 (2012), G
  • Berry Compliant
SMC Figure 8 W/Ears NFPA-Black

SMC Figure 8 W/Ears NFPA-Black

The SMC Figure 8 remains one of the most popular full-sized descenders in use by fire, rescue, police and tactical professionals. Made of solid aluminum, this heat-treated figure 8 should be a staple in your rescue bag.


  • Solid Heat-Treated Aluminum
  • Hard-Anodized Finish
  • Choose from Gray or Black
  • Carabiner Hole Functions as a Sticht Plate for 1/2” Rope
  • Available with Ears or Without


  • Colour: Black
  • MBS: 32 kN (7194 lbf)
  • Weight: 6.5 oz. (184 g)
  • Length: 6.00" (15.6 cm)
  • Width: 5.25" (13.3 cm)
  • Height: 0.50" (1.3 cm)
  • Max Rope Size: 13 mm
  • Material: Anodized Aluminum


  • NFPA 1983 (2012), G (for Ropes 11 mm - 16 mm)
  • NFPA 1983 (2012), T (for Ropes 9.5 mm – 12.5 mm)
  • Berry Compliant
MINDER Prusik Pulley

MINDER Prusik Pulley

This high-strength, high efficiency pulley is designed for rescue professionals setting up progress capture systems. To learn more about the MINDER, visit the PETZL® website.

I’D L Self-Braking Descender

The I’D L self-braking descender with anti-panic function is primarily designed for technical rescue. It has a multi-function handle that allows control of the descent speed and positioning at a work station, without the need to tie off the device. You can expect fluid movement along inclined or horizontal terrain. The integrated anti-panic function and anti-error catch limit the risk of an accident due to user error. Its rugged construction makes it particularly suited for hauling and lowering heavy loads.

Find more information about the I’D L on the PETZL® website.

I’D L Self-Braking Descender


The GRILLON HOOK adjustable lanyard is used to make work positioning systems, to complement a fall-arrest system. Its length can be very easily and precisely adjusted as necessary for comfortable positioning at the work station. Its HOOK connector is ideal for using the lanyard in double mode on the harness side attachment points.

Read more about the GRILLON HOOK.

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