G3 Genuine Guide Gear Speed Tech Probe 240cm -
The G3 Speed Tech Probe is designed for probing in deep snow to locate buried objects for search and rescue operations. This probe easily fits in your backpack when disassembled and quickly deploy to full length with a single pull on the durable deployment cable. The probe is constructed of lightweight aluminum tubing and features high strength aluminum ferrules. Its markings in 5mm increments allow you to quickly determine the depth of objects buried under snow. The G3 Speed Tech Probe resists icing and quickly and easily penetrates snow to maximize search speed.
Weather and Wind:
- Graduated markings in 5mm increments along the entire length of the probe allow for precise measurements when digging a snow pit or during rescue applications
- Women's specific design features a lighter deployment pull force as compared to the men's model of the same name
- Utilizes G3's speed cone technology for quick assembly and improved cable durability
- Ice-resistant tech helps prevent jamming
- Lightweight and dependable aluminum tubing keeps weight to a minimum without sacrificing durability
- Completely resistant to icing
- 100% tested, high strength aluminum ferrules
- Quick-pull deployment extends the probe in seconds and can be operated with bulky gloves
- G3 Cone tech tapers the tip of the ferrules for a quicker assembly and improved cable durability
Backcountry.com (Fall 2013)
The G3 Women’s 240 Speed TECH Elle Probe saves space in your winter pack for those backcountry tours or side-country adventures outside the gates. The strong, bend-resistant aluminum segments assemble into a 240cm probe with an easy pull of the internal cable, and speed cones between segments prevent time-wasting hang-ups. A screw lock on the top tightens all the segments together, and the durable, oversized tip breaks up ice chunks and hard snow while you search.
Oregon Mountain Community
Featuring a lighter deployment pull force, with G3’s new one-pull mechanism, the 240 Speed TECH Elle avalanche probe pairs a woman's perspective and the needs of recreational users and professionals. The Speed TECH combines reliability and strength while being relatively lightweight.
Armed with G3’s quick deploy mechanism, Speed TECH avalanche probes meet the needs of recreational users and professionals, combining reliability and strength while being relatively lightweight.