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for souls who want a pole without flashy colors yet something more than the natural bamboo look. make a statement sans color with the torched pole. *handmade in park city, utah torched soul style - on a mountain of mass-produced sameness the torched soul gives you something more than a plain bamboo look with a hand torched racing stripe designed by contemporary artist r. nelson parrish. weOll even personalize them with your name or logo for an extra $25. performance - don't let the retro look fool you, these are serious poles designed and tested by professional skiers who demand all mountain functionality. in a third party lab test our bamboo tested up to 25% stronger than aluminum poles. in terms of weight, soul poles are comparable to most and lighter than some aluminum poles. they also bost a great natural swing weight. our grips are ergonomically designed to cup the palm of your hand as well as provide ample surface area on top to help you navigate through the lift line or push you to your favorite backcountry destination. our straps are strong, light, and complete with a soul poles logo inlay and our tips are machined from aluminum and pressure fit with a steel insert to ensure stability in firm conditions. sustainability - unlike traditional poles, soul polesO 100% biodegradable bamboo shafts create a minimal environmental footprint. other green design ingredients: grips and baskets made of recycled plastics, straps made from a recycled pet plastic weave, and a racing stripe hand-torched into the bamboo making soul poles the greenest offering on the market. features* 100% natural bamboo poles hand selected for strength and durability* 25% stronger than most aluminum poles (3rd party lab test)* handmade in the USA (park city, ut)* grips and baskets injection molded with recycled plastics and/or post industrial waste * straps weaved from recycled PET plastic yarn* aluminum tips and pressure fit with a steel insert* soul poles logo laser etched into the bamboo* flash torched finish * approximately .70O in diameter* 1 year guarantee
- Soul Poles
You try to be as eco-friendly as possible. Complement your green lifestyle with the Soul Poles Torch Ski Pole. Made with bamboo and recycled plastic, this pole exceeds your eco-friendly expectations while remaining stronger and lighter than most aluminum poles. It boasts a great swing weight, and gives a good grip in wet weather. The aluminum tip ensures excellent stability on slippery surfaces, and the flash finish brings the burn.
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