Decathlon Australia - Simond Rocky Screwgate Carabiner Recall

A recall notice for Simond Rocky Screwgate Carabiner supplied by Decathlon Australia Pty Ltd as they have somehow managed to manufacture some of them upside down.

Decathlon Australia Pty Ltd — Simond Rocky Screwgate Carabiner



Date published

31 Jul 2019

Product description

Rocky Screwgate Carabiner Yellow and Blue Climbing Gear
Hooks up a belay system to a harness, or secures a climber when manoeuvring ropes

Structure : 99.0% Aluminium, Structure : 1.0% Steel

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Identifying features


1760147 & 1759997


Model Code 8292181 & 8292246

What are the defects?

In some instances, the screwgate (the black part) in the carabiner may be assembled upside down.

What are the hazards?

Some carabiners may fail during use, causing potential injury or fatality to the user.

What should consumers do?

Consumers with affected products, or concerned their product may be affected should stop using the product, and contact their nearest Decathlon store to return the products and obtain a full refund.

For further information, contact Decathlon Customer Relations Centre by chat on or via email (Monday to Sunday, 10am-7.30pm AEST).


Decathlon Australia Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Decathlon Stores

Where the product was sold



Dates available for sale

  • 5 December 2018 - 4 July 2019

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Recall advertisement.pdf (46.86 KB)

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.