SMC COMPANY & BRAND
SMC is a mountaineering and technical rescue brand that produces elite equipment. Founded in 1967 as Seattle Manufacturing Corporation, on the slopes and training grounds of the worlds best mountaineers SMC designs and manufactures sport and rescue hardware to aircraft industry standards while remaining true to a heritage of excellence and innovation. Seasoned climbers and rescue personnel depend on the reliable performance of SMC gear in the most critical situations and demanding conditions around the globe.
SMC is one of the few manufacturers of mountaineering and technical rescue hardware that is ISO 9001 certified. ISO 9001 is maintained by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and is a family of standards for managing quality control systems. This independent, third party certification process guarantees reliability and efficiency in manufacturing. SMC is proud that every piece of SMC gear meets these rigid controls; our products are simply the highest quality gear that you can buy; for your life – to last a lifetime.
SMC is proud to be a US manufacturer of functional, high-quality mountaineering and technical rescue gear that dreams, designs, and manufactures 100% of its equipment in the USA. SMC holds true to our heritage by continuously working to improve and develop the SMC people, processes and procedures.
Quality Gear for Life is more than a statement… for SMC, it is a way of life.
Summarized from the source: smcgear.com/about-smc
THE SMC GEAR COVERS A HUGE RANGE OF EQUIPMENT:
- CLIMBING & MOUNTAINEERING
Ice Axes, Hammers & Accessories, Pickets & Snow Anchors, Snow Saws, Tent Stakes, Spire Multi-Pitch Belay/ Rappel Device, Endeez Rope End-icator
Rescue Carabiners,ANSI Certified Carabiners,Aluminum Carabiners,Steel Carabiners,Carabiner Accessories
Figure 8's,NFPA Certified Descenders,Belay Devices
- EDGE PROTECTION, TERRADAPTOR & ACCESSORIES
- NFPA RESCUE EQUIPMENT
Rescue Pulley's,Rescue Carabiner's,Rescue Descenders,Technical Rigging,NFPA Certified Rappel Racks,TerrAdaptor & Accessories
All Pulley's,Aluminum Pulley's,Stainless Steel Pulley's,Advance Tech HX & Advance Tech Mate,Single Pulley's,Double Pulley's,Tandem Pulley's,NFPA Rescue Pulleys
- RAPPEL RACKS & ACCESSORIES
All Rappel Racks & Accessories,NFPA Certified Rappel Rack,Racks Only,Brake Bars,Tie-off Bars
- ANSI CERTIFIED
- RIGGING PLATES & RINGS
- ROPE GRABS
- ANCHOR SYSTEMS
SMC Gear Available at the Outdoor Centre S/B