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Description

Reference number:

  • 3I805

Technical ice axe designed for ice climbing and technical mountaineering. Icefalls, north faces and goulottes are all ideal terrain for this ice axe. The possibility to fully modulate the tool with various accessories gives it a unique versatility within its category. The lightness and the precise balance makes this piece of equipment suitable for both men and women.

These are the retail conformations:

Main characteristics:

  • fully modular head for adapting the ice axe to all the various activities on ice and mixed technical climbing;
  • equipped with:
    • interchangeable ICE blade, for use on icefalls, with a shaped profile that enables optimal hooking and penetration into the ice;
    • CHANGE OVER, that thanks to its shape and its position, makes switching hands easy;
    • BUMPER, that offers support to the hand and discharges weight onto the ice axe;
    • IMPACT HAMMER (supplied unassembled) to increase the weight on the axe head.
  • light alloy handle with an anodized finish, with the geometry and length designed to better suit the various morphologies of the ice;
  • ergonomic moulded handle, for a great efficiency when used in traction;
  • steel hook with a hole for placing a carabiner and/or the elastic ice axe sling SWHIPPY;
  • accessories and spare parts available:
    • replaceable blade for the MIXTE (EN 13089:2011 type 2) mode for use on mixed routes, with a pronounced curve for greater accuracy on the rock;
    • replaceable blade for the ICE mode;
    • IMPACT HAMMER;
    • ADZE shovel for digging in the snow and cleaning edges;
    • HAMMER for placing pitons;
    • CHANGE OVER for switching hands;
    • BUMPER support for the hand.

EN STANDARD REFERENCES:

  • EN 13089:2011 type 2: handle;
  • EN 13089:2011 type 1: interchangeable ICE blade.
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Technical features

Length:
50 cm

Standard and additional information

EN 13089:2011

0333

Tables

Model Ref. No. Weight
NORTH COULOIR HAMMER 3I8050A 560 g
NORTH COULOIR ADZE 3I8050B 540 g
NORTH COULOIR 3I8050C 530 g
Hammer

NORTH COULOIR HAMMER

Compatible hammer for the NORTH COULOIR ice axes and it enables you to place pitons without compromising the balance of the ice axe.

Adze

NORTH COULOIR ADZE

Compatible shovel for the NORTH COULOIR ice axes and it enables you to remove and dig in the snow.

Ice

NORTH COULOIR ICE

Spare pick for the NORTH COULOIR ice axes, ideal for ice climbing.

Mixte

NORTH COULOIR MIXTE

Accessory pick for the NORTH COULOIR ice axes, ideal for use on mixed climbing.

IMPACT HAMMER

IMPACT HAMMER

Additional weights for the NORTH COULOIR ice axes that are to be installed on to the pick to increase the impact of the ice axe.

Change Over

CHANGE OVER

Support for changing hands for the NORTH COULOIR ice axes.

Bumper

BUMPER

Lower support for both hand and finger protection, compatible with the following ice axes: NORTH COULOIR, DRON + and ALPIN TOUR +.

Head Cover

Head Cover

Head cover protection, intended for protecting your gear during transportation, designed to fit onto any ice axe.

Pick Cover

Pick Cover

Pick cover protection, intended for protecting your gear during transportation, designed to fit onto any ice axe.

Spike Cover

Spike Cover

Spike cover protection, intended for protecting your gear during transportation, designed to fit onto any ice axe.

Whippy

Whippy

Bicolor elastic webbing 13 mm, designed for leashless ice climbing, it prevents the risk of dropping your ice tool.

Swhippy

Swhippy

Bicolour elastic sling with dual arm with carabiners, equipped with a small swivel that prevents the slings twisting and designed for ice climbing without a leash, making it impossible to lose the ice axe;