Black Diamond Lockdown Leash
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The Black Diamond Lockdown Leash uses a simply slipknot configuration which tightens when weighted and smoothly releases with a simple pull. A padded wrist strap provides all-day comfort and even weight distribution. Compatible with most ice axes less than 75 cm Padded wrist strap for comfort and even weight distribution Slip-knot configuration tightens when weighted; release by hooking and pulling loop with hammer or adze Rated to 2 kN (450 lbf) Weight: 2 oz (58 g)
Lightweight leash for enhanced performance and simple operation. Ideal for ice tools.
Intuitive and secure, Black Diamond(R)'s Lockdown Leash uses a unique slipknot configuration for superb ice tool security. Adjustable nylon web leash with padded wrist loop secures around wrist quickly with a simple slipknot. Releases with a quick tug of the easy-grab pull loop, oversized so gloved hands can grab it. Leash aids in support and balance as well as acting as a safety tether.
Black Diamond designed the Lockdown Leash with a simple sliding release that allows one-handed use and makes it a great choice for both steep ice and alpine climbing. Just hook the Lockdown Leash's open loop over your tool's hammer or adze and pull down. The wrist loop opens to free your hand so you can place ice screws, and it allows you back in easily. This Black Diamond leash attaches to the head of any technical ice tool, and allows you to plunge your shaft into steep snow without releasing.