Grivel Air Tech Hammer
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The new version of Grivel's Air Tech Hammer features a classic hot-forged steel head, a shaft with a gentle curve for easier anchoring, and it weighs less than 500 grams. Includes leash.This product will be shipped directly from Grivel and will leave their warehouse in 2-3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only.. . . Head with hammer is forged from a single piece of steel-an established alpine classic. New shaft features gentle curve just below head giving greater clearance-makes anchoring easier on any sort of terrain, while lower straight part of the shaft will penetrate into snow with little effort. Blade type: Classical positive. Advanced ice axe technology; CE Certified T UIAA. Grivel makes climbing products in Italy with a completely solar-powered factory.
The versatile Air Tech Hammer ice axe from Grivel® is a great complement to the Evolution axe, with a hammer tool for piece placement. Head is hot-forged from a single piece of nickel chromoly steel for maximum strength; classic positive angle shape provides lasting bite. Lightweight 7075 aluminum shaft offers easy heft and is very strong boasting a shaft resistance of 400kg. Shaft features a gentle curve just below the head, allowing greater clearance and making anchoring easier on any sort of terrain. Lower part of the shaft is straight, enabling easy penetration into snow; nickel chromoly spike plunges easily into hard-packed ice and snow. Full-length, adjustable leash and lower shaft-grips improve performance as an ice tool when the route turns steep. Leash has an attached rubber spike guard which controls the leash and protects your gear during transport.