Petzl Glacier Literide

Product #

Certifications: CE, UIAA

Product Info

Compact and lightweight, the GLACIER LITERIDE ice axe is the perfect choice for ski mountaineering, skiing steep chutes and fast-and-light climbing. It also has the benefit of great anchoring efficiency thanks to its very high-quality steel pick, guaranteeing both confident anchoring and great durability.

Key Features
  • Compact: measuring 50 cm, the GLACIER LITERIDE is as compact as it is light, and therefore easily transportable on a pack.
  • Lightness and comfort:
    • The upper part of the pick offers excellent grip (comfortable supporting surface)
    • The pick and the shaft are lighter, yet extremely robust
  • Very good anchoring qualities in hard snow and ice, thanks to:
    • The profile of the pick, for sure and stable anchoring
    • The pick of toothed steel, thinner at the tip (3 mm)
    • The stainless steel spike, for very good penetration in hard snow
  • High strength and practical aspects:
    • High-quality steel pick (identical to picks of technical ice axes)
    • Very strong steel adze with with an edge designed for efficient cutting of steps
    • Head and spike equipped with holes for clipping a carabiner or attaching a sling
    • High-quality aluminum shaft (aluminum 7075, used in aeronautics), with anodized finish for excellent rust protection
    • Handle cut into the shaft provides better grip when used for technical ice climbing
Specs

Pick type: 1
Shaft type: 1
Certification(s): CE, UIAA
Material(s): heat-treated steel, aluminum 7075

References U01B 050
Length 50 cm
Weight 320 g
Guarantee 3 years