Petzl Quark

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New design works even better.  Fully adjustable modular…

Rating: rated 5 of 5 stars

New design works even better.  Fully adjustable modular construction allows for a tool that works great in alpine, ice falls, snow.

The 3mm tapered pick head seems to always find its place in the ice with often the first strike.  Grips can be removed to plunge the snow better, if so desired. (550g) Has good clearance on steep ice to save you knuckles. 

Best ice tool I have ever used.


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Petzl gave the Quark Ice Tool a complete overhaul to make it one of the most versatile choices for taking on steep ice and alpine terrain. While the Quark has been a staple in the ice game for years, things can always be better. Petzl added a redesigned pick that can be used with a head weight for better penetration in bulletproof Alaskan blue or without a weight when you want to shave grams. This tool can still be used with a leash, but Petzl designed it with leashless use in mind and added an adjustable trigger for increased swing precision and an upper grip to let you match on steep ice. The new spike design easily accepts a tether, so you don't risk dropping your tool from 4,000 feet up some alpine wall. The Quark can be used with a hammer, adze, or no attachment at all. Either way, it's still much lighter than the previous version.

- Backcountry.com

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- Moosejaw

The Kuhl Raptr Cargo Short is the ideal hiking and outdoor sports short for men, with all the best features wrapped into one short. Utilizes the Kuhlair vent system to keep your skin Kuhl. By building mesh pocket linings and adding zippered mesh airway compartments/pockets, the Kuhlair Vent System refreshes the skin with inflows of fresh air. Hidden drop-in pocket for cell phone cradles your phone during activities. Gusseted crotch for freedom of movement is extra comfy yet doesn't get in the way. 8 pockets: 2 front hand, 2 back, 2 side, 2 drop in cell phone. 10.5" inseam for a little extra space. Features a 2-way stretch Nylon that has a soft hand yet is extremely abrasion resistant against rocks. UPF 50. DWR finish to makes these Kuhl cargo shorts water resistant and quick drying. Fabric: main body: KINETIK 95% Nylon, 5% Spandex. Fabric Construction: 4.5 oz/sq. yd; 151 GSM. Available Color(s): Dark Khaki, Breen

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

The rugged Kuhl Raptor Cargo shorts won't let you down on the trail. They are designed with movement in mind to keep you comfortable during fast-paced adventures in the outdoors.

- REI