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Description of G3 Genuine Guide Gear Alpinist Elle SkinsIf youre a guide in the backcountry, other peoples lives can depend on the gear that you choose. Thats why, in 1995, when G3 started making avalanche probes, they decided to hold every item they made to a higher standard. Will this piece of equipment improve the abilities and safety of professionals who live and work in the backcountry G3s goal was to create a climbing skin that meets the unique needs of female skiers. They started with their revolutionary Alpinist Climbing Skin and added the new RipStrip to make the skins easier to use in the field. The RipStrip reduces skin to skin adhesion, making the Alpinist elle quick and easy to pull apart, reducing transition time. With the lightweight, fast gliding, easy to handle Alpinist elle Skins underfoot, women will be moving quicker and easier, working with their skins instead of fighting with them and saving energy for the downhill. And isnt that the way it should beFeaturesSynthetic plush, non-toxic solvent free adhesive, Curved low profile tip connector with self aligning stainless steel hands

- US Outdoor Store

G3 Backcountry Skiing Ascent Crampon - 105 mm 1310. They are lightweight dependable and easy to install.


Skins should be easy to switch so you can get out and play. At least, that's the philosophy of the G3 Women's Alpinist elle Climbing Skins. The Elle's RipStrip reduces skin to skin adhesion, removal from skis is quick and painless (as it should be).


Forget about fighting with your skins out in the backcountry when you use the women's Alpinist Elle Skins from G3 - the RipStrip reduces skin-to-skin adhesion making them easy to pull apart so you spend more time skiing and less time transitioning. You skin uphill with ease thanks to the waterproof synthetic plush which repels water and supplies unrivaled glide and traction.

- Mountain Gear


X-Short Short Medium Long X-Long
Length 153 - 163 162 - 172 171 - 181 180 - 190 189 - 199
Width 70, 85, 100, 115, 130, 140 70, 85, 100, 115, 130, 140 70, 85, 100, 115, 130, 140 70, 85, 100, 115, 130, 140 70, 85, 100, 115, 130, 140
Weight 411 g / 14.5 oz - 656 g / 23.2 oz 431 g / 15.2 oz - 694 g / 24.5 oz 451 g / 15.9 oz - 732 g / 25.8 oz 471 g / 16.6 oz - 769 g / 27.1 oz 492 g / 17.3 oz - 807 g / 28.5 oz

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