SKU: 164637

Singing Rock Bandit Ice Axe - with Hammer

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Versatile ice axe for a wide range of use. It is especially suitable for demanding technical mountaineering and ice climbing, with the bent shaft makes hooking in steep ice or rock easy while creating an optimum grip angle. Also available with an adze.

  • given its modular design, the ice axe can be adapted to a particular ascent

  • especially suitable for demanding technical mountaineering and ice climbing

  • bent shaft makes hooking in steep ice or rock easy while creating an optimum grip angle

  • hot forged head allows use of adze/hammer and choice of ice or dry pick (for demanding mixed climbing the ice axe can be used without adze/hammer)

  • head shape is designed so that it can be jammed into the cracks and to provide support for climbing in soft snow

  • the weight of the head is concentrated in the trajectory of the swing making penetration into hard ice as easy as possible

  • possible to connect a carabiner to the head or hang the ice axe on porter

  • ergonomically shaped handle is made of dual-density plastic for thermal insulation and safe grip

  • a carabiner or Bungee tether may be attached to the spike

  • Boxer protects fingers against injury and getting drenched and enables leashless climbing; Rhino hook is designed for higher grip in demanding ice/mixed climbing or, in contrast, in climbing snow slopes (you may remove both accessories and get a light ice axe for classic technical mountaineering)

  • included with ICE pick and removable extra pick weights Mass for stronger swing (to improve pick penetration into the hardest ice)

  • Material:
    • pick: chromolly steel
    • head, spike, shaft: aluminium alloy
    • grip: dual-density plastic
  • Weight: 610 g (22 oz) = fully mounted ice axe (ice pick, hammer/adze, Boxer, Rhino)
  • Length: 50 cm (20 in)