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Manufacturer's Description

Visit CAMP's XLC 470 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

Designed for boots without toe welts, the C.A.M.P. USA XLC 470 Semi-Automatic Aluminum Crampons offer serious performance without the weight. They're the perfect choice for moderate glacier travel.

- REI

Built on the same hyperlight platform as the XLC 390 with a semi-automatic binding to accommodate boots without a toe welt. While sturdy, aluminum crampons are not suitable for ice climbing or intensive mixed terrain. The XLC 470 is designed for a secure fit on semi-rigid mountaineering boots. For telemark or T boots, use the XLC 390 with automatic bindings (348).

- CampSaver.com

The XLC 470 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 470 Crampon General Mountaineering, High Altitude Climbing World's lightest 12-point semi-auto crampons! 3-D shaped frame maximizes strength and Performance Semi-automatic bindings Fit most mountaineering boots Wear indicators on the side points show when it is time for replacement Optional Vibram anti-balling plates (18106 - sold separately)

- Moosejaw

The XLC 470 Semi-Auto Crampons by CAMP USA are built on a hyperlight platform with a semi-automatic binding to accommodate boots without a toe welt. While sturdy, aluminum crampons are not suitable for ice climbing or intensive mixed terrain. The XLC 470 is designed for a secure fit on semi-rigid mountaineering boots.

- Mountain Gear