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Manufacturer's Description

Visit CAMP's XLC 390 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The C.A.M.P. USA XLC 390 aluminum crampons offer serious performance without the weight. They're the perfect choice for ski mountaineering and moderate glacier travel.

- REI

The XLC 390 Crampon by Camp USA is the lightest 12 point crampons in the world. Absolutely perfect for comPetitive ski mountaineering and glacier travel. Not suitable for ice Climbing or intensive mixed terrain. Innovative stamped construction on the front platform distributes pressure applied to one point across the entire platform significantly increasing the strength and durability of the crampon. Available in three binding styles. For telemark or A/T boots, use the XLC 390 with automatic binding. Features of the Camp USA XLC 390 Crampon The lightest 12-point crampons in the world! 3-D pressed frame maximizes strength and Performance Automatic bindings Fit most rigid mountaineering, A/T, and telemark boots CC4U wear indicators on the side points show when it is time for replacement Optional Vibram anti-balling plates (18106 - sold separately)

- Moosejaw

Camp USA's XLC 390 Crampon weighs less than a single pound; that alone makes it an alluring option for ski mountaineers looking to hit lines safeguarded by steepness. This crampon is sturdier than standard aluminum crampons due to Camp USA's innovative 3D shaped construction (pressed, not bent) on the front platform. Although rugged, aluminum crampons are only good for soft snow; rock and ice climbs require steel points. It is compatible with most alpine touring ski boots, telemark ski boots, and rigid mountaineering boots with toe and heel welts.

- Backcountry.com

C.A.M.P. Alpine & Ice Climbing XLC 390 Automatic 348. Absolutely perfect for competitive ski mountaineering and glacier travel. Innovative 3-D shaped construction (pressed - not just bent) on the front platform distributes pressure applied to one point across the entire platform significantly increasing the strength and durability of the crampon. While sturdy aluminum crampons are not suitable for ice climbing or intensive mixed terrain. We recommend the automatic binding style rather than semi-auto or universal for stiff boots with full toe and heel welts especially all T and telemark ski boots. Automatic bindings are also the most secure configuration for alpine climbing.

- CampSaver.com