Backcountry Access Magnifying Loupe
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If you are really into crystals...snow crystals, that is. 6 times magnificationFolding base with glass lensWeight: 1.4 ounces
Whether you're preparing for a level 2 avalanche course or looking to take your own snow study to the next level, the Backcountry Access 6x Magnifying Loupe lets you take a closer look at snow crystals. Used in conjunction with a good snow crystal card, this lightweight and foldable magnifying lens packs nicely into a standard snow study kit. The glass lens offers 6x magnification and the calibrated hash marks on the base help you gauge crystal size.
- Altrec Outdoors
The backcountry access 6x Magnifying Loupe gives you a close up look at snow crystals, helping you make the most informed decisions possible when traveling in the avalanche terrain. Whether youre an on duty patroller conducting a daily pit profile or a backcountry enthusiast studying the size of buried facets at your favorite local stash, observing and interpreting all the available information is the essence of snow science. This mini-sized, 6x loupe reveals microscopic views of crystal formation - one more set of data to consider before making a call in the backcountry.
Get a good look at the snow you're about to carve down with Backcountry Access's 6x Magnifier loupe. When you can see the layers of snow you're about to tackle, you'll be more informed about avalanche risk.
- Mountain Gear