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Spark R&D Sabertooth

rated 1.0 of 5 stars

The Sabertooth has been discontinued. If you're looking for something new, check out the best splitboard gear for 2021.

photo: Spark R&D Sabertooth splitboarding product


Price Historic Range: $99.95


1 review
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Light, easy to install, good grip on ice.


  • Same as above


  • They removed too much material on the pin where it's connected to crampon.
  • The pin sheered off after 2 miles on glacier ice.

Nice crampon, but the pin sucks. Duct tape would have worked just as good.

I sent a message to Spark R&D about the problem. They said they have fixed the problem and they would send me a new set. The new set had the same pin, no changes, except they were black not red.

Source: bought it new
Price Paid: Retail price


I just noticed that Spark has a Sabertooth Upgrade Program to replace some of its older crampons:

2 years ago

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