Best Gen. Crampons?

9:35 p.m. on November 7, 2001 (EST)
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Looking to buy my first set of crampons. I've used Grivel G-10's (rented), but wonder what anyone here thinks. Just need a set for some glacier walking, basic mountaineering, maybe a little front pointing. Have a pair of LaSportiva Karakorams, Montrail Mazamas, and hopefully soon have a pair of Lowa Civettas. Looking for the most versatile crampon, but it has to be BIG - I've got size 14&15 boots.

Thanks.

9:54 a.m. on November 8, 2001 (EST)
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me fave

charlet moser s12 rapidfix lanieres. versatile. get the LONG connector bar. have worked for me for several years on variety of boots (not giant-size, tho).

best,
mkg

2:51 p.m. on November 9, 2001 (EST)
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help with big boots

Let me know if you find some crampons that work...i too have size 15 boots and have a real problem...especially when i try to rent gear...

thanks

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