Grivel Air Tech Light
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When weight's a determining factor, pack these crampons along. They'll shave ounces off your alpine pack. Extremely strong, lightweight alloy construction keeps the weight to a single pound for the pair. Ideal for ski touring, ski mountaineering and classic alpine mountaineering routes. Heel and toe harness pieces accommodate a wide variety of footwear; single webbing strap secures crampon in place. Low-profile crampon frame places the foot closer to rock or ice. Flexible connecting rod allows the foot free movement without over-stressing the crampon. Latex Antibott (included) sheets prevent snow build-up beneath the crampons. Tool-free adjustment; fits U.S. sizes from 4 - 12.
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.
Free Shipping. Grivel Air Tech Light New-Classic Crampon 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
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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