/ Grivel Reparto Corse: Master vs Alloy
Got it the wrong way round. Master is the ice oriented version, Force is for mixed. So different rating on the picks.
But for the Alloys I think you're right - Force has dry/ mixed picks and Master ice picks.
I guess they are all a bit boutique/ small batch manufacture and change a fair bit, I've seen different handle/spike arrangements too.
I wonder what that daft little loop of steel on the back of the head is for?
Yes Mike, that is right. Grivel have changed colour from gold/orange to black on this years models.
The Masters are designed for ice. The Force are designed for dry / mixed.
- The Master has 3mm B rated picks*.
- The Force has 5mm T rated picks, pick angle is also more agressive and mixed / dry specific.
* This years version of the master comes with a spacer which means you can fit the 5mm picks without having to machine out the head.
Handle on the Force is slightly more pushed back, again more agressive for mixed / dry.
Yes they have. That link is to a picture of a Force.
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