Black Diamond Carbon Whippet

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The Black Diamond Carbon Whippet Ski Pole is the perfect solution for fans of the time-tested Whippet who prefer their ski pole to pack down a little smaller. The Carbon Whippet is divided into three sections that quickly collapse down with easy thumb flips of two FlickLock Pro clamps. While not quite as short as the Compactor, the carbon fiber construction reduces weight while adding stiffness for those that like to push the limits of their poles. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE

- Backcountry.com

The Black Diamond Carbon Whippet pole is the evolution of BD's legendary Whippet self-arrest pole, featuring 3-section packability and rugged carbon fiber lowers.

- CampSaver.com

The evolution of Black Diamond's Whippet self-arrest pole, the all new Carbon Whippet offers a stainless steel pick with a canard wing built into a dual-density touring grip for maximum security when the route gets slick and nasty. The Whippet features 3-section construction with an aluminum upper and rugged carbon fiber in the mid and lowers. These are sold individually.

- Mountain Gear

Designed for ski mountaineering, the Black Diamond Carbon Whippet Ski Pole is a three section packable pole with carbon fiber lowers and a dual density touring grip. The Black Diamond Carbon Whippet lends a new level of packability. 18 mm (.71 in) aluminum upper, 16 mm (.63 in) carbon fiber mid and 14 mm (.55 in) carbon fiber lower. Stainless steel pick with canard wing built into a dual-density touring grip. 100 mm (4 in) Powder Basket. Dual FlickLock Pro adjustability and security. Compacts down to 70 cm (21.5 in). Sold individually. Weight Per Pair: Single 475 g or 1 lb 1 oz

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

The Black Diamond Carbon Whippet Self-Arrest Ski Pole is lighter weight and has a better swing than its all aluminum brother. Ease your mind, and maybe save your life on steep descents or icy bootpacks with the time-tested Black Diamond Whippet stainless steel pick.-- 18 mm (.71 in) aluminum upper, 16 mm (.63 in) carbon fiber mid and 14 mm (.55 in) carbon fiber lower-- Stainless steel pick with canard wing built into a dual-density touring grip-- 100 mm (4 in) Powder Basket-- Dual FlickLock Pro adjustability and security-- Compacts down to 70 cm (21.5 in)-- Sold individually

- OMCgear