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Testing Ice Anchors – Screws vs Threads

By on Jan 20, 2011 in Uncategorized | 1,628 comments

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I came across this video that shows a Petzl team carrying out some pretty thorough tests on screw and Abalokov ice anchors. It’s instructive. Which do you believe to be stronger; Abalakov thread anchors or a “good old” modern ice screw? The biggest problem these guys had was in finding a patch of consistent quality ice to enable a reasonable degree of “fair testing” to give their results some meaning.

20/01/2011

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