Omega Pacific Link Cams earn CE-Certification, US Patent


May 12, 2006 - Airway Heights, WA – Climbing and safety equipment manufacturer Omega Pacific announced that the company has received CE Certification and US Patent recognition for their new piece of rock climbing protection, the Link Cam spring loaded camming device. The patent recognizes the Link Cams’ exclusive technology that permits the devices to achieve a 2.5:1 camming ratio, more range than competing products. Based on a concept by longtime designer/inventor Greg Lowe, the Link Cam has been in development for over five years. Several foreign patents are still pending.Almost simultaneously, the products we re greenlighted for sale in the European Union by earning CE-Certification, having passed technical review and testing by French testing body, Apave. “It’s very satisfying to have reached these two milestones,” said Michael Lane, sales & marketing director. “We’ve worked a long time to get here and we couldn’t be happier with the results.”For additional information, contact Michael Lane at 800-360-3990 or Michael LaneSales & Marketing DirectorOmega Pacific11427 West 21st AvenueAirway Heights, Washington 99001USA800-360-3990 toll-free509-456-0194 fax509-456-0170