Micah L.wrote a review of Grivel G1+ SA Ice Axe with Leash on May 4, 2014
Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
great GM ax, have taken it all over. Its got a metal pick if you have to swing at something. The slight curve is for arresting and makes pick engagement faster. Feels great in the hand as well. Over all, much better than Al BD junk.