I am an American, but last year I lived in Korea. Now im in Germany exploring Europe.
can this be attached easily to the hip belt on the variant 52?
can this be attached easily to the hip belt on the variant 52?
Great pack for hauling gear i would also use it backpacking. Especially designed for climbers.
Great shoes,i love them! The down turned last hooks onto even the steepest climbs, and the rubber uppers are great for toe hooking. If you like steep climbs, buy these now.
do you have to use an oval carabiner and cordelette with this?
its a great helmet!
is it really freestanding? looks like it needs to be guyed out in the picture.
I used these in kandersteg last weekend along with BD turbo express and I feel these are better. The BD's bite into the ice quicker but, these have an overall easier placing. Much easier to use with gloves and one handed, also how the head is angled away from the ice. Your second doesn't have to worry about dropping them because they can stay clip in. As a bonus they come with petzl ice flute for storage and racking. Definitely buy these over any other ice screw.
I really like this helmet. Not only is it very light, and well ventilated. It features an great adjustment system so it always fits whether your wearing a beanie or not.
I was ice climbing in Kandersteg, Switzerland last weekend. While belaying my second up the pitch in the Reverso mode, a huge block of ice fell from above and landed on my left shoulder, breaking my scapula, clavicle, some ribs and collapsed my left lung. I was belaying him off the V-thread i was anchored to so i was able to continue to easily belay him safely with my still functioning right arm despite my injuries. After reaching me at the top of the pitch I was able to be lowered and then taken to medical facilities at Interlaken. Had I used another device or not belayed off the anchor, I would not have been able to continue belaying my second safely, and he may not have reached me and lower me. Bottom line: The reverso 3 is a safe and easy device to use even in emergency situations resulting in a quicker rescue time.
When are you guys going to get the petzl vizion that goes with this helmet? Its great for ice climbing.
I f**king those these shoes! Very comfy better than flip flops. Dont buy Chacos, buy Sanuks.
what is the trail weight of this tent?
I love these bags. they are the best stuff sacks i have owned. So lightweight, so strong, and easy to pack. also water resistant. Great buy.
Way better than a Thermarest. Much better sleep. More compact, much lighter. Also includes repair kit. Big agnes makes the BEST products. Prolite 4 sucks. Air Core RULES!
I love this sleeping bag. It is THEE best summer sleeping bag I have owned. Big Agnes is ingenious with there bag design. With a little effort, it can also compact even smaller then the stuff size listed in tech specs, which is crazy small.
This is a great shelter. I love how light and compact it is, and that is stows away easily. my only two complaints are that it needs factory taped seams instead of seam grip. Also the trekking poles in the middle get in the way when your getting busy in the woods with you partner. I would recommend bringing some guy-line with you for tying the tent up to a tree or something, then you can get rid of the annoying poles in you and your partners way.
I love this stove. very light very compact. I fit it inside my msr titan cup along with my brunton spork and a lighter.
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