Leki Makalu Lite COR-TEC

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The Leki Makalu Lite Cor-Tec Trekking Poles are an easy and lightweight solution to aching joints and tired muscles when you're off exploring your favorite trails. No matter the length of your stay in the woods or the difficulty of the terrain, you'll be able to attack the trail thanks to the easy adjustment of the Speed Lock+ system. Light and low-profile, the Speed Lock+ provides a secure hold and up to 14 inches of adjustment, letting you switch your height up quickly when it's time to take on steep summit slopes. A comfortable cork-grip offers a soft feel, moisture wicking performance, and multiple ways to hold as you wander up and down the trail. Rounding it out is a carbide metal tip that delivers a steady and reliable hold on the ever-changing surfaces you'll encounter in the backcountry.

- Backcountry.com

The Makalu Lite COR-TEC has the intelligent overall design of an excellent all-round pole. That's what makes it light, thin, stable but still extremely comfortable. This Makalu model is made from high-tensile strength Aluminum and features an Aergon COR-TEC grip and the innovative next generation SpeedLock Plus locking system for a hiking experience that's simply unparalleled. Features: - Aergon: Edgeless and ultralight Aergon CorTec grip for a comfortable fit in every hand - Speed Lock+: Extremely fast adjustment of the pole length. 35% lighter, 27% smaller and same holding force as SL1 - Aluminum HTS: Super stable, extremely robust and very durable - Trekking Basket 2.0: Effective protection against sinking in. Compatible with every Flextip - Flex Tip Short: More precise pole use and perfect grip in nearly all terrains - Series: Unisex - Construction: Adjustable - Grip: Aergon (CorTec Compact) - Strap: Lock Security Strap (Soft) - Segments: 3-pieces - Shaft Diameter: 16|14|12 mm - Shaft Material: Aluminium (HTS 6.5) - Upper Section: Aluminium (HTS 6.5) - Lower Section: Aluminium (HTS 6.5) - Locking System: Speed Lock + - Basket: Trekking (Trekking 2.0) - Tip: Flex Tip (Short) - Length/Size: 100 - 135 cm (Infinitely adjustable) - Adjustment Area: 100 - 135 cm - Weight: 243 g / pole - Pack Size: 68 cm

- LeftLane Sports

Leki Camp & Hike Makalu Lite Cor-Tec Trekking Pole T6492232.

- CampSaver.com

Add confident stability and go easy on your knees when you take to the trail with the Leki Makalu Lite Cor-Tec trekking poles in hand. They're light, thin and stable, and also extremely comfortable.


Features of the Leki Makalu Lite COR-TEC Pole 35% Lighter than SL1 27% Smaller than SL1 Same holding force as SL1 Compatible with every flextip Effective protection against sinking in due to increased diameter of 45 mm Attractive design Aluminium HTS 6.5

- Moosejaw

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