Gabel Escape Lite
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Gabel Escape Lite Trekking poles have a great weight to length ratio along with other high end features. 3-section, 7075 T651 Series heat-treated Aluminum shafts have diameters of 16/14/12mm.They adjust from 59-131cm (24"-52") for a compact pack size. A new quick release wrist strap system, allows you to release the wrist strap with a simple CLICK. Comfortable ergonomic CLICK grip. Two different locking mechanisms are used on these poles. The middle section (14mm) uses the Top Locking System with a metal shaft for strength and the bottom section (12mm) utilizes the Easy Extra Locking System for weight savings and easy adjustment.The carbide flextips are replaceable and offer the most secure hold on any terrain and surface. Color: Blue. Pack Length 24". Weight 13.7 oz. per pair. Made in Italy. Duel Lite Click Grips: ergonomic design for comfort, grip and durability.Automatic Comfort Click straps: adjust without the use of a buckle for convenience. Easily released from the poles with a simple push button "click". Wrist straps are 1.25" wide with a neoprene lining for comfort.Diamond Finish: helps protect poles from oxidizing and scratching and gives the poles a "diamond" sheen.TPL-Top Locking System: developed through 50 years of manufacturing telescoping poles and continues to be one of the most reliable locking systems in the world with a hold of more then 150kg (330lbs)EXL-Easy Extra Locking System: the EXL, an expander with locking strength 40% higher than standard systems available in the market. Perfect for ultralight products, it can be locked with just turning the tubes with the fingers minimizing the force need to adjust them.Carbide Flextips: concave, cylindrical tips offer secure hold on all terrain and surfaces; Carbide is extremely hard and durable; entire tip ferrule (Flextip) is replaceable.Interchangeable Basket System: baskets easily thread on and off; different size basket options allow poles to be customized for all seasons, all activities (trekking, snowshoe, backcountry touring, etc). Trekking Lite and SS Powder baskets included.