One-piece forged chromolly steel head, hand-polished, with teeth along the entire length of the Neo-Classical pick. The modified reverse-curve inclination means the blade can be swung naturally, providing superb placement in varied types of ice. The blade is reinforced by a ""web"" the follows the strength lines. The ERGAL 7075 light alloy shaft corresponds to CE and UIAA norms.
The included Easy Slider is a hand rest that can slide right to the tail end of the shaft when hand support is needed and can also slide right to the top end in walking mode. It supports the hand, protecting it from violent blows against the wall.
An elastic sling system avoid losing tool when climbing on rock or ice. Jorasses is a well-balanced ice axe with a very efficient and economic swing. It is solidly built, sturdy enough for professional users--a modern guide's right hand. Or if you prefer french: ""Le vrai piolet du Guide""
Weight: 495 g
CE certified T and UIAA "