New Petzl 2013: lighting products and ice climbing

             

Discover the new products Petzl presented during the outdoor trade shows early 2013. These products will be available for sale in July for ice climbing gear, and in September for headlamps.

 

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LASER SPEED LIGHT: Lightweight ice screw with integrated handle

Ultra-light screw with aluminum tube is ideal for mountaineering. Starting is facilitated by the optimized shape of the steel drill. The integrated flexible crank gives an optimized lever, making it easier and faster to screw in.

 

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LASER SPEED: Ice screw with integrated crank

The LASER SPEED ice screw starts easily due to the optimized drill shape. Strength and durability are improved due to the steel tube and specific threading. The integrated flexible crank gives an optimized lever, making it easier and faster to screw in.

 

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LASER: Ice screw

Starting the LASER ice screw is facilitated by the optimized drill shape. Strength and durability are improved due to the steel tube and specific threading. Screwing is facilitated by the excellent ergonomics of the aluminum hanger.

 

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D-LYNX: Screw-in mono-point crampons for ice climbing, mixed climbing and dry tooling

Screwing the mono-point D-LYNX crampons directly onto shoes reduces weight considerably and improves rigidity. The shape and angle of the points are designed for expert use in dry tooling, mixed or ice climbing. The D-LYNX offers more striking precision thanks to the front/back positioning adjustment.

 

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LIM'ICE: Sharpener for ice screws

The simplified handling of the LIM'ICE screw sharpener makes drill sharpening faster and easier. The two sharpening guides optimize precision sharpening on both sides of the drill teeth.

 


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TIKKA® R+: Compact, rechargeable headlamp with REACTIVE LIGHTING technology

REACTIVE LIGHTING technology now upgrades the TIKKA, the standard in compact headlamps. Light output adapts instantly to the environment and is optimized to guarantee the chosen burn time. The versatile mixed beam gives the advantage of lighting adapted to close-range vision and to moving around. The rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery with USB connection is suitable for frequent use.

 

 

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TIKKA® RXP: Compact, rechargeable, multi-beam headlamp with REACTIVE LIGHTING technology

REACTIVE LIGHTING technology now upgrades the TIKKA, the standard in compact headlamps. Light output and beam pattern instantly adjust to the environment. Light output is optimized to guarantee the chosen burn time. The wide, mixed or focused beam allows the user to benefit from lighting that adapts to each situation, from close-range to distance vision. The rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery with USB connection is suitable for frequent use.

 

 

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Battery pack for TIKKA® R+, TIKKA® RXP

The battery pack, which holds 3 LR3/AAA batteries, provides a back-up solution in case the rechargeable battery is accidentally completely discharged. It allows the headlamp to be used in remote areas where the battery can not be recharged.