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Metolius - Alpine Curve Hex Set ( #6 - #10) (Spring 2013)

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Hexes for the new Millennium.
Alpine Curve Hex Set ( #6 - #10) (Spring 2013)
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Description
Metolius Alpine Curve Hex's are incredibly lightweight (extruded 6061-T6) and about 1/5 the price of quality camming units. By curving the faces, Metolius has opened up a lot of placement options by allowing them to slide past nubbins and irregularities that would block a traditional hex. The gentle curves also allow them to cam into position by rotating on the convex face and setting up a triangulation with the concave side. They seat into their placements with tenacious holding power. Beginners will love the bargain prices as they build their first trad rack. The more experienced respect weight savings in the bigger sizes AND their relative inexpense.
Specifications
Manufacturer Metolius
Color Various
Size (color) One Size
Made in USA
Mfg Sku/Part Number CHEX013
Other Features Curve Hexes with Dyneema for better extension
Prime sizes for alpine and trad routes: #6 - #10
Same strength ratings as regular hexes
Color coded
Sold only in sets.
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Safe Tech All Around   XS SML MED LRG XL
Waist 24 - 27 in. 27 - 30in. 30 - 33 in. 33 - 37 in. 37 - 41 in.
Safe Tech Comp     SML MED LRG  
Waist   27 - 30in. 30 - 33 in. 33 - 37 in.  
Safe Tech Men's Deluxe   XS SML MED LRG XL
Waist 24 - 27 in. 27 - 30in. 30 - 33 in. 33 - 37 in. 37 - 41 in.
Safe Tech Trad     SML MED LRG  
Waist   27 - 30in. 30 - 33 in. 33 - 37 in.  
Safe Tech Women's Deluxe   XS SML MED LRG  
Waist 24 - 27 in. 27 - 30in. 30 - 33 in. 33 - 37 in.  




 

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