Black Diamond Viper Hammer
One of the best ice tools available, the Black Diamond
Viper Hammer doesn't disappoint. It's loaded with enough features to give you peace of mind when it's all that's between you and the summit. A great all-around ice climbing tool, the Viper Hammer is designed for vertical ice climbing or mixed alpine use and can be used as a pick or a hammer depending on your needs. The shaft is hydroformed aluminum designed to increase stiffness and reduce weight, all while maintaining clearance and balance. The Laser Pick is cut to ensure a thin nose and low-volume tip to displace the minimal amount of ice. This Black Diamond Ice tool also comes with Viper Strike and Viper Fang Technology to make it easier to choke up or match hands while protecting you fingers and supporting your hands if you want to try some leashless climbing. The versatility of the Black Diamond Viper Hammer Ice Tool means that it can go almost anywhere that you can, and it is absolutely indispensable if you're doing some technical ice climbing.
Black Diamond Viper Hammer Key Features
- Hydroformed shaft for clearance, weight saving, and strength
- Viper Strike and Fang for matching hands or choking up
- Laser pick displaces minimal ice
- Modular head design