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Old 11-06-2008, 01:58 PM
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Crampons

Here's a thread for those who use crampons to share information about them. Which brand/model/type do you use, and what has been your experience with them.

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Old 11-06-2008, 05:40 PM
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Old 11-06-2008, 09:35 PM
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Old 11-07-2008, 05:13 PM
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Another SMC owner (both my wife and I)

Rigid crampons are best for the vertical, but NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-11-2008, 12:08 AM
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I've got a pair of CAMP hinged crampons that I scored on eBay a while back. They've got nut-and-bolt NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-15-2008, 10:38 PM
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I use GAB crampons, a German company that made Salewa crampons and gear for years. They are a strap NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-29-2008, 04:51 PM
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I use Grivel Airtech crampons. 12-point semi-rigid with newmatic bindings -they're similar to the G1 NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 02-12-2009, 06:28 PM
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My son and I are contemplating the participation in a mountaineering course to be held in the Cascad NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 05-04-2009, 03:19 AM
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Has anyone got any experience of Grivel Spider Crampons? These aren't true crampons but just short m NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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I am gearing up for next year's winter season where I am attending a winter mountaineering school in NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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