Crampon sentence example

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  • A more rigid twelve point crampon is better for winter climbing.

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  • These grades are there to indicate the companion boot with which the crampon works well.

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  • A C3 crampon is a necessity for ice climbing or other extreme forms of mountaineering.

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  • Gingerly, he played out more rope and descended lower, the slope now near-vertical so the toe of his crampon bit into the rock-hard ice.

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  • A C1 crampon with straps all round can be used on stiffer boots.

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  • Quality manufacturers include Buffet Crampon, LeBlanc, Yamaha and Selmer.

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  • Cassin Crampons are one brand of crampon, a piece of equipment necessary for off-trail campers in rough terrain.

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  • Because crampons are vital to hikers' safety, purchasing the right brand and type of crampon is imperative.

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  • Particularly steep grade climbs, such as on mountains, require a special type of crampon with heavier points.

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  • Find out what number boot you have and then use that grade of crampon or lower.

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  • For example, if you have a B2 boot, you could use a C2 or C1 crampon.

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  • A C1 crampon is designed for very basic hiking while C2 is suitable for moderate skill-level mountaineering.

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  • They should also be crampon compatible, and include detachable gaiters for maximum traction on the ice.

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  • European travelers invented the crampon to help walk on the rough and snowy terrain in much of the northern part of the continent.

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