/ Making spare picks for out of date axes...
tried ebay usa? and contacting BD, though I'm pretty sure when you factor in labour, it would be cheaper to buy new axes lol
that is a really interesting idea,
If you want to make vertige extreme picks and need patterns I have 2 unused spares in my store room, waiting for the time I batter my originals enough to need them.
The link below shows BD ice spectre which is very similar.
I got an x-15 with original pick
just thought I'd throw that in there.....
I will send you vertige extreme scans and measurements late this week or early next week.
why not stock up now and then easily sell later if not required?
thing with vertiges is the picks are of bit fat and blunt instrument for hard ice against the head weight... A thinner pick (and shim) at the head would reinvigorate them for bullet proof ice like the alps where their ultra lightness is pretty handy.Id be interested.
You seem to be doing a lot of "guessing" - do you really know what you are doing.....................?
Laser cutting will not draw the temper out of the parent metal sheet - it will not be hardened or tempered at all. That needs doing after any shaping or cutting is done.
There was a thinner version of the vertige pick available on some of the later models. I have one of each pick type both on my axes and on my spares.
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