PETZL – SUM’TEC, Lightweight Ice Axe for Technical Mountaineering
$199.95(as of November 9, 2017, 10:31 AM)
Lightweight technical ice axe efficient in climbing or piolet canne mode
New version of the Trigrest allows multiple hand grip possibilities, thanks to the simple, tool-free manual adjustment system
Thin Alpix pick (3.5 mm) is designed for efficient penetration into ice
A compromise between a classic mountaineering ice axe and an ice climbing axe, the SUM’TEC is a versatile, lightweight, technical ice axe. It is easy to use in piolet canne mode with its stainless steel spike and its slightly curved shaft. In climbing mode, the ALPIX pick (forged into banana shape) and the new TRIGREST handrest (adjustable without tools) ensure the efficiency required for technical passages, as well as bergschrunds, ice gullies, etc. Available in adze or hammer versions.
INTENDED USE: Lightweight technical ice axe efficient in climbing or piolet canne mode.
DURABLE: The thin ALPIX pick (3.5 mm) is designed for efficient penetration into ice. It is quickly and securely replaced with a unique screw lock system.
HOLDS ON: Stainless steel spike ensures excellent grip on rock.
PROTECTED: Lightly curved handle protects the hand when climbing.
VARIETY: Available in adze or hammer versions.
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