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Avalanche probe 240 light pfa
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Avalanche probe 240 light pfa

Avalanche probe 240 light pfa

Page Type: Gear Review

Object Title: Avalanche probe 240 light pfa

Manufacturer: Ortovox

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Page By: Bor

Created/Edited: Jul 30, 2007 / Jul 30, 2007

Object ID: 3588

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Product Description

The ideal compromise between weight and price. If the depth of burial is about 1m on average, the probe 200 has a sufficient length. The different-coloured segments made from aluminium indicate the depth. The "conic" tubes and the practical express screw fastener allow a fast assemblage of the probe. The larger head of the probe drills a bore channel being larger than the diameter of the probe so that the probe can be pulled out easily and doesn't freeze.

HOW TO ASSEMBLE: You can quickly assemble the probe with just one pull, even in the most stressful situations.Because in an emergency, every second counts

HOW TO FOLD: Simply release the probe tensioning system with your thumb and pull the sections apart

I must say that I have never used it in real situation.


Aluminium, cord of KEVLAR

240 cm

40 cm

11 mm

260 g



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stesteHave it.....

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..did some practice but hope to never need it on a real tour.
Posted Mar 3, 2010 5:29 pm

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