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  • Hot-forged, chromoly steel head provides durability and strength for solid bite into ice and great chopping power
  • Ergonomic head fits comfortably in your hand while ascending snowfields and glaciers
  • Chromoly steel spike plunges easily into hard-packed snow and ice
  • S.A. (Self Arrest) curvature of the shaft gives you more power when you're trying to arrest a fall and increases spike penetration on ascent and descent
  • Strong aluminum alloy shaft keeps the weight down to 553g
  • The Grivel G1+ S.A. ice axe includes a basic leash
  • 74cm length is well suited for climbers taller than about 6 ft.


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Best Use Mountaineering
Material(s) Chromoly steel pick and spike/ERGAL 7075 aluminum alloy shaft
Pick Shape Classic Curve
Shaft Shape Bent
Weight 553 grams

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