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Grivel Air Tech Light Crampons are ideal on mountaineering trips when cutting weight is a priority but you still need acceptable performance. Also a favorite among ski mountaineers who must carry crampons but do not use them often, the Air Tech Light Crampons are made with aluminum instead of steel to cut weight to a scant 16. 79 ounces. Though they shouldn't be expected to climb steep ice, they offer excellent performance on compact neve.
The combination of extremely strong and sophisticated materials, together with Grivel's advanced Technology lie behind the realization of this crampon by Grivel, which leaves all the other models on the market far behind. Ten points in contact with ice while you're walking and twelve that bite into the slope during traverses. The last two front points Are Bi-angular to maintain bite when descending or traversing sideways. Even the soles of the most modern boots Are perfectly covered. Designed for ski touring, comPetitive ski mountaineering, classical mountaineering routes and for High altitude or distant expeditions where weight is the determining factor. The model comes with the Flex bar, which allows the foot free movement without over stressing the crampon. New Classic binding system with bi-component strap giving maximum strength and maximum adherence. The Specs N Points: 10+2 Material: Light alloy 3D Stamp: Yes Front Points: 2 Rigid/Semirigid: Semi-rigid Asymetric: Yes Weight: 16.79 oz. Boot Size: 35-46 Binding System: New Classic Antibott: Included
Grivel Alpine & Ice Climbing Air Tech Light -Regular-Strap-on 756583. Ten points in contact with snow while your walking and twelve that bite into the slope during traverses. Designed for ski touring competitive ski mountaineering classical mountaineering routes and for high altitude or distant expeditions where weight is the determining factor. This model comes with Flex Bar which allows the foot free movement without over stressing the crampon.
Shorter underfoot spikes make the semi-rigid Air Tech Light Crampons from Grivel extremely functional when you're walking on rock and snow. The short spikes reduce leverage when used with lightweight footwear while the front and secondary points are full-length for better snowfield penetration.
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