The Petzl Snowtube
provides a secure anchors in neve where ice screws just won’t get the job done. Don’t get on a big alpine route without a couple of these pieces on your rack, or you’ll end up with some sketchy butt belay after a nasty pitch—and those situations are best avoided. Petzl made this picket with a smooth, low-profile shape, so it fits nicely in your pack’s wand pocket for easy carrying on routes.
Material: Aluminum Shape: Oval Type: Picket Weight: [55cm] 9.3oz (265g); [100cm] 16.5oz (470g) Recommended Use: Alpine climbing, mountaineering Manufacturer Warranty: 1 Year