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Topic - PRODUCT NEWS: Crampons: Stainless Steel versus Chromolly Steel

[Grivel, 3 kb]Alpinists have always been fascinated by technology. Often, when the utmost in structural form has been achieved, the attention moves to the toolís material composition.

Today the discussion focuses on what is the best steel for crampons which some people think of stainless steel. This isnít a new idea, many manufacturers have tried using it over the years, and Grivel has also carried out trials and tests on their crampons using stainless steel but with little success.

Read more at http://www.ukclimbing.com/gear/news.php?id=2325

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