Ice axe for classic and mixed mountaineering.
Efficient placements (piolet ancre):
hand is protected by the curve on the upper part of the shaft (no contact with the snow),
shaft has special coating for improved grip and insulation.
For piolet traction:
curved upper shaft gives good clearance,
tapered recurve pick for efficient placement even in hard ice.
Comfortable in piolet-canne:
adze offers large weight bearing-surface,
traditional spike for solid and efficient placement.
Chops steps efficiently due to large adze.
Technical specifications :
Type B axe
Available in two sizes
55 cm version can be used with the FREELOCK leash