Black Diamond First Shot

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The First Shot from Black Diamond is a unique device that provides maximum depth and strength for threaded ice anchors. (aka, Abalokov threads or V-threads). Three size settings for 16, 19, and 22 cm ice screws. Cord puller folds into handle. Will work with most ice screws.

- EMS

On Sale. Black Diamond First Shot Ice Screw Guide FEATURES of the Black Diamond First Shot Ice Screw Guide Three size settings for 16, 19 or 22 cm ice screws3 Cord puller (with mini-saw) folds into handle Works with most ice screws

- Moosejaw

Get maximum depth for stronger and safer threaded ice anchors with the compact First Shot from Black Diamond. On multi-pitch ice climbs when you need to set Abalokov threads or v-threads, use this convenient tool that has a cord puller with mini saw and three settings for use with 16, 19 or 22 cm ice screws.

- Mountain Gear

For easy, one-and-done V-threads, the Black Diamond First Shot Ice Screw Guide gives you an accurate screw-angle guide and a folding cord hook-all in one compact, simple tool. Three size settings allow use with 16, 19 or 22 cm screws, and the cord puller also features a mini saw for clearing holes. Three size settings for 16, 19 or 22 cm ice screws Cord puller (with mini saw) folds into handle Will work with most ice screws 82 g (3oz)

- Bentgate.com

When you're hanging off of a frozen waterfall, the last thing you want is a sloppy, ugly anchor. Get a crisp and clean thread for your V-anchors the first time around with the Black Diamond First Shot Thread Tool, which features a cord puller that stores compactly within the handle. This tool even has a mini saw, and works with 16-, 19-, or 22-centimeter ice screws.

- Backcountry.com