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Spanitk vs Baruntse

Postby divnamite » Fri Nov 27, 2009 8:46 pm

My buddy is working on some commercial projects and he just told me he might be able to hook me up with basically brand new (slightly wear and tear in a studio) Spantik @ about $450 or the Baruntse @ about $400. I tried them on both and both seem to fit me fine. I'm hoping I can do thermal molding on the inner so they will be even better fit.
Which one do you think are better shoes for technical routes + denali?
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Postby Damien Gildea » Fri Nov 27, 2009 9:27 pm

Denali? Spantik
Baruntes look good, I have not tried them, but they were not designed for Denali-level of cold (-45C in the shade at 1am at 14K camp).

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Postby ScottyP » Sat Nov 28, 2009 1:10 am

I would go with the Spantik. I just ordered mine for Denali 2010. Scott
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