Black Diamond Raven Pro
Most ergonomic ice axe I could find. Much more comfortable…
Price Paid: $99
Most ergonomic ice axe I could find. Much more comfortable than the Petzl Icewalker in my hands. Not sure if the weight difference between the PRO version and the regular Raven is that significant. The ice axe handles well for self arrests and does not seem to suffer in mixed terrains on rocks.
Overall the most comfortable ice axe I could find and gets the job done when it counts.
I have only had it for one season. I have only practiced…
Price Paid: $99
I have only had it for one season. I have only practiced with it and it does work for a self arrest. I was a little worried about the pick being shorter. Carrying it feels natural. It is super light and that is what I was going for.
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Free Shipping. Black Diamond Raven Pro Ice Axe FEATURES of the Black Diamond Raven Pro Ice Axe Investment-cast, polished stainless steel head and spike Lightweight aluminum shaft Ergonomic head is designed with an aggressive pick and large hole for a carabiner CEN-certified SPECIFICATIONS of the Black Diamond Raven Pro Ice Axe Head, Spike: stainless steel Shaft: Aluminum The SPECS for 50 cm Weight: Without Leash: 13 oz / 362 g Length: 50 cm The SPECS for 55 cm Weight: Without Leash: 13 oz / 377 g Length: 55 cm The SPECS for 60 cm Weight: Without Leash: 14 oz / 392 g Length: 60 cm The SPECS for 65 cm Weight: Without Leash: 14 oz / 407 g Length: 65 cm The SPECS for 70 cm Weight: Without Leash: 15 oz / 422 g Length: 70 cm The SPECS for 75 cm Weight: Without Leash: 15 oz / 437 g Length: 75 cm ALL CLIMBING SALES ARE FINAL.
A lightweight version of our classic Raven piolet, the Black Diamond Raven Pro Ice Axe is the ideal axe for ounce counters. Whether you're kicking steps up Aconcagua or wending through crevasse fields in the Alps, the Raven Pro's lightweight aluminum shaft and investment-cast, polished stainless steel head provide classic, all-around performance.
The Raven Pro Ice Axe is Black Diamond's lightweight mountaineering axe. Built with an aluminum shaft and a compact investment-cast stainless steel head and spike, it provides all-around performance. Lightweight aluminum shaft Investment-cast, one-piece stainless steel head with an aggressive pick and large hole for a carabiner Ergonomic head CEN-B certified
Created for weight-conscious mountaineers, the full-function Raven Pro is a lighter version of the Black Diamond Raven.