G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skins
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Some people just want to go up! Whether it's you, or the guy setting the aggressive track in front, you'll be loving the extra traction. This High Traction version of the G3 flagship Alpinist fabric offers exceptional traction for those days when you're faced with a more aggressive ascent or tricky, hard pack surfaces. The G3 High Traction skins can increase traction by 10-20% on steep, hard pack surfaces, depending on snow conditions.
G3's premium Alpinist High Traction skins have been engineered from tip to tail to be the lightest, fastest gliding, best climbing and most secure climbing skin available. The Elle features the same great features as our other Alpinist High Traction skins, with a fun and fresh graphic pattern on the plush. The Elle was actually what spawned their RipStrip non-adhesive strip which makes it easier to pull the skins apart.
- Mountain Gear
Some people just want to go up Why skin switchbacks when you can go straight up? G3's Alpinist High Traction skins can increase traction over the flagship Alpinist by 10 to 20% on steep and hard packed surfaces. They're a great skin for those who like to set an aggressive skin track, or often find themselves skinning on hardpack. G3 achieves this grip by lengthening the hairs on it's Alpinist models. The drawback is that this method creates a less packable skin that has slightly less glide. The Alpinist High Traction skins utilize G3's low profile tip connector that automatically centers and adjusts to virtually any ski tip. The tail clip is made with a laminated tail to reduce drag and the adhesive is temperature tolerant, so it remains sticky in the cold. Don't worry though, the glue is never so sticky that getting the skins apart becomes a chore, thanks to the glueless RipStrip. Features & Benefits a Extra long, extra grippy synthetic hairs for rock-solid grip on hardpack conditions. a Laminated tail straps reduce drag. a Self centering super versatile tip attachment. a Comes in a 205 length with a trim-to-fit tool.
Outfit your 140mm skis with the exceptional grip and glide of these G3 Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skins with synthetic plush material and well-engineered fit that ensures the best performance. Introducing G3's new Alpinist High Traction Climbing Skins. This High Traction version of G3's flagship Alpinist fabric offers exceptional traction for those days when you're faced with a more aggressive ascent or tricky, hard pack surfaces. G3's High Traction skins can increase traction by 10-20% on steep, hard pack surfaces, depending on snow conditions. Waterproof-Durable hydrophobic treatment keeps skins dry to prevent snow clumping. Huge Usable Temperature Range-G3's proprietary adhesive is formulated to be fully functional down to -22 F / -30 C. Trim Tool-G3's double bladed skin tool with ergonomic grip gives you a perfectly offset cut quickly and easily
- Tahoe Mountain Sports
Tenacious like a rabid dog with glide like an eagle, the G3 High Traction Skins will take you to the summit, even in negative 20-degree temps. Lightweight and equipped with RipStrip to reduce skin-to-skin stickiness, these skins stay secure for climbing that's otherworldly efficient.