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Ice Anchor Load Distribution: Pre-Equalized vs Quad

Author(s): Outdoor Research
Video Release Date: December 21, 2021
Video Source: YouTube

International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations (IFMGA) guide Patrick Ormond demonstrates the difference in load distribution between a pre-equalized ice anchor, and a quad ice anchor.

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