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The Dmm Fly's have become a classic Scottish winter and Alpine climbing tool for all abilities. Although curved for clearance the shaft is not too severely shaped as to hinder snow plunging on steep slopes and cornices. Because of this the Fly performs well in more mountaineering terrain as well as steeper mixed and ice routes. It comes with a nice large adzes for clearing snow and chopping ledges aswell as coming in handy for torqueing in wider cracks. The Hammer is a substantial size making it easier to place pegs and turf hooks.
Comes with T-Rated picks and choke hold leesh.
Weight: Axe 680grams, Hammer 685 grams
Dmm Rebel Axe/Hammer
The Rebel is Dmm's latest top end technical ice/mixed tool. One piece hot forged shaft and head for maximum strength. The hand grip is ergonomically shaped with supportive pommel (hand rest) and adjustable trigger for the finger. This gives the tools superb control and makes them ideal as a leashless tool. Comes with hot forged tapered pick (B rated). T-rated picks are also available if required.
Clipper leashes are extra.
Weight both axe and hammer 650 grams
Petzl Charlet AZTAR axe/hammer
Designed for all types of winter climbing the new Aztar is a super-light and robust tool.Featuring a contoured handle for maximum comfort .The shaft is fairly curved for clearance but also plunges easily and cleanly in to compacted snow. A semi-modular head with a palm friendly profile as well as inter changeable picks with bevelled teeth for good ice penetration.The Aztar also comes with the new "Freelock" leash with gives excellent support on steep terrain and is easily locked and unlocked with a quick sideways pull.
Weight : 590grams
Length : 50cm
Petzl Charlet Quark
This is Petzl Charlets top end steep ice tool. They have proved extremely popular with those heading over to the European Icefall venues such as La Grave and Cogne.
Beautifully balanced with a comfortable ergonomically shaped handle and (removable) Griprest at the bottom of the shaft make these tools great for leashless climbing. If leashless climbings not your thing , no need to worry as they come with Clipper leashes which are easy and practical to use and give good comfortable support.
Other features include:
Forged pick, thinner at the tip to prevent ice shattering
Steep angled first tooth for thin ice and small edges
Good stability while placing due to the teeth distribution.
Easy removal even with deep placements due to bevelled teeth
Griprest is removable for plunging shaft into snow
Grivel Matrix Tech
An ideal choice for climbers who prefer the reduced weight and easy handling of an extremely technical tool that retains all the characteristics of a Grivel ice axe. Only 565 grams! Hot forged head in chromolly steel: no compromise over quality. Available with shovel or hammer. The shaft has a double angulation increasing the heads opening and helping the wrist when in traction. Very efficient hand support with a little point in Tungsten Carbide for safety. The Trigger can be fitted to distribute weight onto all fingers. The new Tech Leash can be fitted.
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Black Diamond - Viper
The Vipers perform best on severely steep ice thanks to their unique design. The Black Diamond Viper have evolved this technical, all-terrain tool with a new hydroformed shaft to increase stiffness and reduce weight, while maintaining exceptional clearance. Hydroforming uses pressurized water to expand the Vipers shaft into its uniquely stiff, yet lightweight shape. With superb balance, leashless capability and an optional integrated Android Leash, the Viper goes most anywhere. Comes equipped with our Viper Fang and Strike, to cradle your hands for precise gripping when going leashless. Laser Pick included.
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Black Diamond Reactor
BD's leashless Reactor delivers precise placements and exceptional control on any angle of ice as well as solid drytool performance with its high clearance shaft and natural swing. Built with dual-density TPU, the generous, offset dual-pommel grip accommodates larger hands or thick gloves and makes hand matches easy. The investment-cast head comes equipped with a weight-saving micro hammer; both are fixed to an aluminum shaft. Laser Pick included.
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Black Diamond Fusion 2
This is the highly anticipated updated version of the Fusion. The Fusion 2 is an incredible tool designed for hard mixed and mega steep ice climbing. Its lightweight hydroformed shaft extends through the grip for improved feel and rigidity.Patented, adjustable over-molded grip accommodates most hand sizes and heavier gloves.
Sorry but our one and only pair has now been sold. We shall have more stock in January.
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The NOMIC leashless ice tool allows climbers to ascend ice with the fluidity and freedom of rock climbing. The removable pick weights help to literally propel the pick in the ice. The ergonomic, adjustable grip can be held in multiple ways, opening up new possibilities, without the dreaded pick shift when switching positions. The included ASTRO pick was intricately designed for dry-tooling and hooking on a variety of formations, while still allowing for easy cleaning.
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All the accepted rules about climbing equipment were upset during the 2004-2005 season by Monster. Lots of Grivel competitors tried to stop this stampede even using underhand methods. But the concept was right and today the less extreme X Monster has arrived.
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