Combining lightweight design with features like integrated antishock, advanced external locking mechanisms, and ergonomic cork grips, LEKI Corklike DSS trekking poles offer support and durability at a weight of only 17.98 ounces per pair.
The poles feature LEKI's Dynamic Suspension System (DSS) that reduces stress on the joints, muscles, and ligaments. This system reduces the peak impact force by up to 40%, protecting muscles, joints and ligaments. LEKI places the DSS Antishock system close to the point of impact by placing the system right above the tip of the pole.
Incorporating a positive angle that preserves a natural position for your wrists, the dynamic, lightweight AERGON COR-TEC grips have an ovoid shape that can be palmed or held traditionally. The grips are made from 80% natural ground cork and 20% latex, making them strong and comfortable. Rubberized, dimpled tops offer textured grip points and ultra-lightweight, easy-to-adjust straps reduce stress on your wrists and provide additional security and comfort.
LEKI's Speed Lock 2 system utilizes integrated stainless steel pressure plates to provide a secure lock and keep pole sections from slipping. The fiberglass-reinforced mechanism resists stretching so it retains its locking ability after repeated use.
The poles employ carbide flex tips that deflect up to 30 degrees without damaging the lower pole sections. This reduces the risk of pole breakage if the pole should get caught between rocks or tree roots on the trail. Standard trekking baskets are included and are interchangeable with a simple screw on/off design that stays secure. Optional snowflake and deep powder baskets (sold separately) allow the poles to be converted for winter use.
Sold in pairs, LEKI Corklite DSS trekking poles have a usable adjustability range of 39.5"-53.1".
- SPEEDLOCK 2 (upper section) / Super Lock Soft Antishock (lower section)
- Exclusive AERGON grip (surface material varies by model)
- Ultralite16mm/14mm/12mm HTS 6.5 Series Aluminum Shaft sections
- Adjustment range 69 – 135cm
- Carbide Flextips with interchangeable basket system
- Aergon COR-TEC grip. 80% natural ground cork/20% plastic for long term comfort and wear
Best Use Backpacking, Hiking Item Weight 17.98 oz/pr Warranty Limited Lifetime Type Aluminum Shafts Minimum Length 39.5" (100 cm), collapsed length of 26.38" (67 cm) Maximum Length 53.1" (135 cm)
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