Winter Equipment

Switch [{ "Product Name": "Switch Axe", "Product Code": "A0391", "Colour": "Red", "Length": "50cm Axe", "Weight": "684g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2" },{ "Product Name": "Switch Hammer", "Product Code": "A0392", "Colour": "Red", "Length": "50cm Hammer", "Weight": "676g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2" }]
  • CNC machined handle for ergonomic grip and excellent stability
  • Dual handrests for leashless climbing
  • Removable pick weights allow customisable balance
  • High clearance shaft maximises performance on steep terrain
  • Full strength clip in point allows use of axe as an anchor
  • Supplied with Grippy Grip Tape for extra handle grip and insulation
  • Shaft and picks T rated for durability
  • Picks laser cut from steel for strength, and CNC'd for high performance in frozen turf and ice
  • Available with Mountain Adze for greater versatility on traditional terrain
  • Interchangeable picks for improved performance on either ice or mixed terrain

    Switch

    A top end, highly technical climbing tool for the steepest routes.

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    Apex [{ "Product Name": "Apex Axe", "Product Code": "A0381", "Colour": "Green", "Length": "50cm Axe", "Weight": "673g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2" },{ "Product Name": "Apex Hammer", "Product Code": "A0382", "Colour": "Green", "Length": "50cm Hammer", "Weight": "658g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2" }]
    • Dual handrests for leashless climbing
    • Removable pick weights allow customisable balance
    • High clearance shaft maximises performance on steep terrain
    • Full strength clip in point allows use of axe as an anchor
    • Supplied with Grippy Grip Tape for extra handle grip and insulation
    • Shaft and picks T rated for durability
    • Picks laser cut from steel for strength, and CNC'd for high performance in frozen turf and ice
    • Available with Mountain Adze for greater versatility on traditional terrain
    • Interchangeable picks for improved performance on either ice or mixed terrain
    • Spike gives security on low angled snow slopes

      Apex

      A high performance ice axe that excels on both steep climbing and less sustained mountaineering.

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      Fly [{ "Product Name": "Fly Axe", "Product Code": "A0371", "Colour": "Orange", "Length": "50cm Axe", "Weight": "718g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2" },{ "Product Name": "Fly Hammer", "Product Code": "A0372", "Colour": "Orange", "Length": "50cm Hammer", "Weight": "721g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2" }]
      • Interchangeable picks for improved performance on either steep or traditional terrain
      • Lower handrest and upper handrest for easier climbing on steep ground
      • Full strength clip in point allows use of axe as an anchor
      • Shaft and picks T rated for durability
      • Picks laser cut from steel for strength, and CNC'd for high performance in frozen turf and ice
      • Hot forged handle for strength and ergonomics

        Fly

        A highly versatile tool, ideal for those who want a single axe for walking, mountaineering and technical climbing.

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        Raptor [{ "Product Name": "Raptor Axe", "Product Code": "A0351", "Colour": "Purple", "Length": "50cm Axe", "Weight": "644g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2, UIAA 152:2018" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Axe", "Product Code": "A0353", "Colour": "Purple", "Length": "55cm Axe", "Weight": "665g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2, UIAA 152:2018" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Hammer", "Product Code": "A0352", "Colour": "Purple", "Length": "50cm Hammer", "Weight": "664g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2, UIAA 152:2018" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Hammer", "Product Code": "A0354", "Colour": "Purple", "Length": "55cm Hammer", "Weight": "685g", "Certification": "EN13089:2011 Type 2, UIAA 152:2018" }]
        • Interchangeable picks for improved performance on either steep or traditional terrain
        • Supplied with a leash
        • Available as both hammer and adze for technical climbing
        • Shaft and picks T rated for durability
        • Picks laser cut from steel for strength, and CNC'd for high performance in frozen turf and ice

          Raptor

          A robust mountaineering tool with the ability to handle steeper terrain.

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          Cirque [{ "Product Name": "Cirque Axe", "Product Code": "A0341", "EAN": "5031290202473", "Colour": "Blue", "Length": "50cm Axe", "Weight": "565g", "Certification": "EN 13089:2011+A1:2015" },{ "Product Name": "Cirque Axe", "Product Code": "A0342", "EAN": "5031290202480", "Colour": "Blue", "Length": "55cm Axe", "Weight": "583g", "Certification": "EN 13089:2011+A1:2015" },{ "Product Name": "Cirque Axe", "Product Code": "A0343", "EAN": "5031290202497", "Colour": "Blue", "Length": "60cm Axe", "Weight": "604g", "Certification": "EN 13089:2011+A1:2015" },{ "Product Name": "Cirque Axe", "Product Code": "A0344", "EAN": "5031290202503", "Colour": "Blue", "Length": "65cm Axe", "Weight": "626g", "Certification": "EN 13089:2011+A1:2015" },{ "Product Name": "Cirque Hammer", "Product Code": "A0346", "EAN": "5031290202510", "Colour": "Blue", "Length": "50cm Hammer", "Weight": "591g", "Certification": "EN 13089:2011+A1:2015" }]
          • Hot forged handle for strength and ergonomics
          • Supplied with Standard Leash
          • Shaft and picks T rated for durability
          • Picks laser cut from steel for strength, and CNC'd for high performance in frozen turf and ice

            Cirque

            A classic ice axe design that is ideal on winter walking and mountaineering routes.

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            Deadman [{ "Product Name": "Deadman", "Product Code": "A1300", "EAN": "", "Colour": "Red", "Weight": "360g", "Certification": "Manufacturers Technical Specification QAP74" }]
            • Large surface area creates resistance to pull through even in soft snow
            • Lightening holes reduce weight
            • Stainless steel striker plate protects Deadman from wear and tear
            • 4mm galvanised wire creates strong attachment point

              Deadman

              The Deadman offers protection when the only anchor available is snow.

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              Bulldog [{ "Product Name": "Bulldog", "Product Code": "C1375", "EAN": "5031290202626", "Colour": "Black", "Weight": "150g", "Strength": "15kN", "Certification": "Manufacturers Technical Specification QAP77" }]
              • Ice pick profile allows driving into frozen turf, ice or cracks
              • Large hammering area makes for easier placements
              • Long handle creates leverage for easy removal
              • Extendable sling gives versatile and easily extended placements
              • Lightening holes reduce weight
              • Achieves 15kN in lab tensile testing, giving high levels of security

                Bulldog

                The Bulldog is a versatile drive in piece of winter protection that creates secure placements in frozen turf, ice hooks and thin cracks.

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                Terrier [{ "Product Name": "Terrier", "Product Code": "C1385", "EAN": "5031290202633", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "73g", "Strength": "15kN", "Certification": "CE" }]
                • Size gives high security in certain placement types
                • Ice pick profile allows driving into frozen turf, ice or cracks
                • Large hammering area makes for easier placements
                • Long handle creates leverage for easy removal
                • Extendable sling gives versatile and easily extended placements
                • Lightening holes reduce weight
                • Achieves 15kN in lab tensile testing, giving high levels of security

                  Terrier

                  The Terrier is a versatile drive in piece of winter protection that creates security in frozen turf, ice hooks and thin cracks. It comes into its own in small and thin placements where a bulldog would be too big.

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                  Freedom Leash [{ "Product Name": "Freedom Leash", "Product Code": "A0130", "EAN": "5031290202640", "Colour": "Black", "Weight": "42g", "Certification": "N/A" },{ "Product Name": "Freedom Leash/Phantom Pack", "Product Code": "A0130-318", "EAN": "5031290202657", "Colour": "Black/Red/Green", "Weight": "100g", "Certification": "EN12275:2013 B" }]

                    Freedom Leash

                    Tethers that give the freedom of climbing leashless but stop you losing your axe if you drop it.

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                    New Slide Lock Leash [{ "Product Name": "Slide Lock Leash", "Product Code": "A0140", "Colour": "Black", "Weight": "25g" }]

                      Slide Lock Leash

                      Comfortable, durable, intuitive to use and operable with one hand.

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                      Grippy Grip Tape [{ "Product Name": "Grippy Grip Tape", "Product Code": "A0PIB-3", "EAN": "5031290202664", "Colour": "Black", "Weight": "37g" }]

                        Grippy Grip Tape

                        Grippy Grip Tape is perfect for insulating your axe handle to stave off hot aches, and providing extra grip when using the upper hand rest.

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                        Vault Wire Gate [{ "Product Name": "Vault Wire Gate", "Product Code": "A558", "Colour": "Silver/Red", "Weight": "63g" }]

                          Vault Wire Gate

                          A racking carabiner that keeps your ice screws safely in place and easily accessible.

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                          Vault Lock

                            Vault Lock

                            The Vault is a secure and durable ice screw and tool holder that can be used on everything from harnesses and kit bags to vehicles.

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                            Current Axe Spares [{ "Product Name": "Switch/Apex - Mix Compact Adze", "Product Code": "C0281", "EAN": "5031290202527", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "156g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Switch/Apex - Mix Hammer", "Product Code": "C0282", "EAN": "5031290202534", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "141g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Switch/Apex - Ice Compact Adze", "Product Code": "C0283", "EAN": "5031290203906", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "152g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Switch/Apex - Ice Hammer", "Product Code": "C0284", "EAN": "5031290202558", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "137g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Switch/Apex - Mix Mountain Adze", "Product Code": "C0285", "EAN": "5031290202565", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "195g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Pick Weights Set + Bolts", "Product Code": "C0286", "EAN": "5031290202572", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "44g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly/Raptor Mix Pick Adze 2012 onwards", "Product Code": "C0273", "EAN": "5031290204194", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly/Raptor Mix Pick Hammer 2012 onwards", "Product Code": "C0274", "EAN": "5031290204200", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly/Raptor Alpine Pick - Adze 2012 onwards", "Product Code": "C0261", "EAN": "5031290202589", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly/Raptor Alpine Pick - Hammer 2012 onwards", "Product Code": "C0262", "EAN": "5031290202596", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly / Apex Top Hand Rest", "Product Code": "A0270-30", "EAN": "5031290202602", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly / Apex Bottom Hand Rest", "Product Code": "A0270-31", "EAN": "5031290202619", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Switch, Apex, Fly, Raptor Bolt set (x2) post 2005", "Product Code": "A1450S", "EAN": "5031290190657", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "-", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" }]

                              Current Axe Spares

                              Spare parts for our current rage of axes, including bolts, picks, hammers, adze and grips.

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                              Ice Axe Spares for Discontinued Axes [{ "Product Name": "Rebel / Anarchist pick - B type", "Product Code": "C0224", "EAN": "5031290193023", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Rebel / Anarchist Hammer", "Product Code": "S0225", "EAN": "5031290193078", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Rebel / Anarchist Adze", "Product Code": "S0226", "EAN": "5031290193085", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Rebel Trigger", "Product Code": "TRIGGER", "EAN": "5031290196895", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Rebel / Anarchist bolts (3) Pre 2006", "Product Code": "A0227S", "EAN": "5031290193009", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Rebel / Anarchist bolts [16mm](3) post 2006", "Product Code": "A0220S", "EAN": "5031290194426", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Xeno Adze Pick - T Type", "Product Code": "C0183", "EAN": "5031290190138", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Xeno Adze Pick - B Type", "Product Code": "C0185", "EAN": "5031290069991", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Xeno Pick/Hammer - T Type", "Product Code": "C0184", "EAN": "5031290070003", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Xeno Pick/Hammer - B Type", "Product Code": "C0186", "EAN": "5031290190091", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Venom Pick/Adze", "Product Code": "C0193", "EAN": "5031290069960", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Venom Pick/Hammer", "Product Code": "C0194", "EAN": "5031290190053", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Technical Pick/Adze Unit", "Product Code": "A0150-01", "EAN": "5031290190077", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Technical Pick/Hammer Unit", "Product Code": "A0150-04", "EAN": "5031290190060", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Alpine Pick/Adze Unit", "Product Code": "A0160-23", "EAN": "5031290190107", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Raptor Alpine Pick/Hammer Unit", "Product Code": "A0160-26", "EAN": "5031290069984", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly / Raptor Bolt Set (x2) pre 2005", "Product Code": "A1250S", "EAN": "5031290101172", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Switch, Apex, Fly, Raptor Bolt set (x2) post 2005", "Product Code": "A1450S", "EAN": "5031290190657", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Alien/Predator Adze", "Product Code": "A1350AM", "EAN": "5031290101257", "Colour": "Silver", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Alien/Predator Hammerhead", "Product Code": "A1350H", "EAN": "5031290101271", "Colour": "Silver", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Alien/Predator Bolt Set (3)", "Product Code": "A1350S", "EAN": "5031290101301", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Predator Pick", "Product Code": "A1350IP", "EAN": "5031290101295", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Alien Pick", "Product Code": "A1350AL", "EAN": "5031290101240", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Alien smooth talker pick", "Product Code": "A1350ST", "EAN": "5031290195744", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly Pick/Hammer Unit T Type", "Product Code": "A0174", "EAN": "5031290101035", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Fly Pick/Hammer Unit B Type", "Product Code": "A0174B", "EAN": "5031290069977", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" }]

                                Ice Axe Spares for Discontinued Axes

                                We still hold parts for discontinued axes, although as we make them in small batches we may be out of certain items from time to time.

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                                Crampon Spares [{ "Product Name": "Ice points (pair)", "Product Code": "C6004", "EAN": "5031290190749", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" },{ "Product Name": "Terminator AB plates", "Product Code": "A6001", "EAN": "5031290190305", "Colour": "Black", "Length": "-", "Weight": "145g", "Strength": "-", "Certification": "-" }]

                                  Crampon Spares

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