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How durable is the "edge", it looks...

How durable is the "edge", it looks "plastic"?

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Hey Tim, yeah its anodized aluminum, so it kinda looks plastic in the picture...

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The edge is bombproof. Far stronger than the standard aluminum tubing. I have the Lightning Ascents (same except for the binding) and have put them through treatment normal snowshoes wouldn't survive. It is like having a crampon all the way around.

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Agreed - the edge is serrated anodized aluminum. Very durable and gives you the edge when it comes to steep hills and ice.