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No backcountry avalanche kit is complete without a high-quality probe. Arm yourself with the ARVA Light 2. 40 Probe and head to the mountains with less than half a pound of life-saving aluminum tucked in your pack. The tension locking system allows for quick and reliable assembly and the 8 foot probe is marked every 5cm for accurate depth readings.
The market benchmark, the Arva Light 240 is a 2.4 meter probe with a reliable and efficient 3M grip for optimal use.
The Arva Light 2.40 probe is light , reliable and efficient. The 2.4m (8 ft) aluminum probe unravels easily and stays taut with the tension locking system. 7075 aluminum construction Kevlar cord connection Etched marks every 5cm Tension locking system for solid rigidity 2.40m or 8 feet in length
The Arva Light Probe 240 is built tough for quick work on the snowfield or slope-study station. Anodized 7075 Aluminum and a kevlar pull cord are made to last.
- Mountain Gear