The newly updated Black Diamond Raven Ice Axe with Dual Density rubber grip, ideal for winter hillwalking and climbs.
Product ID: 279562 BD410169000070_1 793661471257
The Black Diamond Raven Axe with Grip, offers a step up from the classic Raven Axe.
It features the normal features of the Raven, with a traditional combination of curved pick and straight shaft - proven to be ideal for climbs all over the globe: functionality is timeless.
The long curve of the investment-cast stainless steel head offers a comfortable, ergonomic grip when used in the 'cane' position, while the pick is engineered for quick and secure self-arresting. The straight shaft is made from aircraft-grade aluminium to provide lightweight durability and ends in a robust spike for superior support and stability on tough ascents. Both the head and spike include a large eyelet to accommodate a carabiner clip or leash.
The updated pick and adze geometry allows for more secure placements and efficient chopping, and the revamped spike adds better bite on those icy placements with improved plunge-ability. The durable aircraft-grade aluminium shaft is also improved with a trapezoidal cross-section for a more comfortable, better grip.
Unlike the standard Raven, the Grip features both a dual-density rubber grip and our updated Slider Leash for increased security and versatility. Now redesigned, the Raven with Grip is lighter and has an updated investment-cast, stainless s