Black Diamond Carbon Probe

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Black Diamonds Carbon Probe Ski Poles will help you master the slopes with its lightweight design, and avalanche probing ability.18 mm (.71 in) aluminum upper with 16 mm (.63 in) carbon fiber lowerFreeride Series grip with grippable, dual-density rubber in palming zone and a highly functional hooking point for leveraging bars and bucklesFreeride Series strap with easy-access design and lengthened pull tab hangs open and distributes weight evenly across the handLower shafts screw together to form a 182 cm (71.5 in) probe (using 100-125 cm poles)Soft Touch upper shaft features grippy coating for touring functionalityFlickLock Pro adjustability and security with 100 mm (4 in) Powder Baskets

- EMS

On Sale. Free Shipping. Black Diamond Carbon Probe Ski Poles FEATURES of the Black Diamond Carbon Probe Ski Poles 18 mm (0.71 in) aluminum upper with 16 mm (0.63 in) carbon fiber lower Freeride Series grip with grippy, dual-density rubber in palming zone and an aggressive hooking point for leveraging bars and buckles Freeride Series strap with easy-access design and lengthened pull tab hangs open and distributes weight evenly across the hand Lower shafts screw together to form a 182 cm (71.5 in) probe (using 100-125 cm poles) Soft Touch upper shaft features grippy coating for touring functionality FlickLock Pro adjustability and security with 100 mm (4 in) Powder Baskets

- Moosejaw

Carrying avy gear in the backcountry is a must. Carrying extra gear isn't. The super-light Black Diamond Carbon Probe Ski Pole serves dual duty as a beefy freeride ski pole and a rigid avalanche probe. Send the biggest lines with full trust in your poles, and if things take a serious turn, quickly screw the carbon lower shafts together to form a 182cm probe. The grips are designed with an aggressive hook point at the top that aides in leveraging bars, buckles, and heel risers, and the straps are designed to stay open for an easy entry. The generous 100mm (4 in) powder baskets provide ample float in the deep stuff.

- Backcountry.com

One tool for two jobs, the Black Diamond Carbon Probe pulls double duty as both a ski pole and an avalanche probe. In addition to its stiff, lightweight design and Freeride Series grip and strap, the pole's two carbon fiber lowers work in tandem to create a 182 cm probe, making it an ideal backcountry freeride tool. BD also added a new low-profile FlickLock Pro locking mechanism for dramatic improvements in clamping force.

- CampSaver.com