Black Diamond Cobra
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The ultimate carbon fiber tool for leashless mixed, ice and alpine climbing, the Cobra's lightweight shaft has the most clearance of any of our tools without sacrificing balance or axis of rotation.
Key Features of the Black Diamond Cobra Ice AdzeModular head designCEN-B certified Laser PickCobra Strike and FangPatented, lightweight carbon fiber ShaftCEN-T certificationBlack Diamond Cobra Ice AdzeTrekking hard ice leads and bold alpine routes with the Black Diamond Cobra Ice Adze. Modularly designed, it features a stainless steel weight in head for damp and accurate strikes. The head includes a CEB-B certified Laser Pick with a thin nose and low-volume tip that displaces minimal ice. The patented, CEN-T certified, lightweight carbon fiber shaft has the greatest clearance of any Black Diamond tool. It provides precise swings and doesn't chill your hand. It also features a Cobra Strike for an easier matching and choking up, and a Cobra Fang for hand support and finger protection. The best blend of durability and performance, the Black Diamond Cobra Ice Adze is the ultimate all-around carbon fiber tool and a sure staple in providing a safe and convenient climbing experience.
Switch seamlessly from mixed climbing to alpine ventures with the redesigned Black Diamond Cobra hammer ice tool. Refinements include increased clearance, reduced weight and improved stiffness, making it evermore versatile. Carbon fiber shaft is lightweight yet strong, and bent to provide a natural, solid swing; shaft has the greatest clearance of any Black Diamond tool. Shaft is balanced with weight in head for damp, accurate strikes with little rebound and vibration as the pick enters the ice. Laser pick has a thin taper and low-volume tip that penetrates easily, with little displacement of ice. Hammer head component drives ice pitons and clears loose ice for solid anchor placement. Rubberized and ergonomically curved rubber handle for a secure and comfortable grip even when cold and wet. Includes the Cobra/Viper Fang and Strike to protect and support hands while leashless climbing. Modular head design allows pick and hammer to be removed and replaced.
The Cobra Ice Tool has been at the cutting edge of ice and alpine climbing for years, but, instead of sitting back on its laurels, Black Diamond decided to upgrade this tool for the next evolution. Keeping the same vibration-dampening carbon fiber material, the Cobra Ice Tool takes on a new custom-molded shape that makes it stiffer than ever before for reduced flex and precise one-swing sticks. Black Diamond pre-tapped the handle and shaft to easily accept the included two-position, leashless attachments, and you can add an Android leash for big rigs when you'd rather be clipped to your tools.