Because of their shape, Wired Torque nuts can be used in multiple orientations, giving you a range of placement options. They can be used to protect parallel sided cracks and are constructed of lightweight aluminium. Wired Torque nuts are light weight however still have a 14kN strength rating.
Wired Torque nuts work in all conditions and are especially useful in winter, when icy cracks cannot be protected with cams. The wire that replaces the sling in the traditional Torque nuts make Wired Torque nuts more resistant to accidental axe strike and easier to place above your head.