Backcountry Access Snow Saw

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Retailers' Descriptions

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Whether you're slicing out a perfectly square freestanding column or cutting branches to pull your buddy out of a tree well, the Backcountry Access Snow Saw packs the function you need. BCA is one of the few companies that equips their saws with actual wood- and ice-cutting teeth, meaning you can use this saw for situations extending beyond pure snow study.

- Mountain Gear

Backcountry Access Camp & Hike Snow Saw 35cm C1818001010. It is the ideal length for isolating snow columns for stability tests and comes equipped with a protective sheath to prevent it from ripping or scratching up your gear. Features/Specifications: HIGHLIGHTS Cuts snow ice and woodMETRICS Laser-etched centimeter markings plus 1 mm and 3 mm crystal cardsWEIGHT 6.9 oz / 195 g (saw only)8.7 oz / 240 g (saw with blade cover)SNOW BLADE LENGTH 13.8 in / 35 cmTOTAL SAW LENGTH 19 in / 48 cmPROTECTIVE SHEATH Included


Heading into the backcountry? Use the Backcountry Access 35cm snow saw to cut columns and make Rutschblocks as part of your snowpack analysis.


Features of the Backcountry Access Snow Saw Cuts Snow, ice and Wood Stainless steel blade Glass filled nylon injection molded handle 14 mm/16 mm Diameter lower stud allows attachment to an adjustable ski pole with 14 mm or 16 mm clamp

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