Product News at UKH presents climbing, walking and mountaineering equipment posts that will be of interest to our readers. They are not gear reviews and are provided by companies that advertise with UKClimbing Limited.
Gold Winner of the prestigious Outdoor by ISPO 2019 Best New Product Prize, Komperdell's innovative "self deploying" Carbon Expedition FXP4 Pole will soon be available in the UK.
The revolutionary FXP poles are up 30% lighter than convention folding poles as they cleverly require fewer parts in their construction. Uniquely the FXP system provides a rock solid mechanical connection between all the folding segments, and best of all when released the pole deploys and assembles completely on it's own!
Here's Komperdell family member and CEO Thomas Roiser explaining and demonstrating the FXP system:
This video is blocked because you have disabled Statistics cookies
Please enable them to view the content
Naturally, like all other Komperdell adjustable poles The FXP carries Komperdell's legendary "No Questions Asked 3 Years Service Guarantee" - if you have any issue with the pole, give us a call and we'll work out the best and fastest way to get you going again!
Carbon FXP4 Expedition Vario Compact
Pack Size : 38cm
Weight : 237g
Adjustable : 105cm - 125cm
Carbon FXP4 Expedition Vario
Pack Size : 43cm
Weight : 248g
Adjustable : 120cm - 140cm
The FXP will be delivered to leading independent technical shops during this Spring season - for the latest updates on availability, please don't hesitate to contact UK importer First Ascent directly;
The perfect pole for ski touring this winter is the LEKI Helicon Lite pole [RRP £64.95] - two-piece, adjustable and built for safety. Made from high-strength aluminium, the Helicon Lite has a diameter of 16mm and 14 mm, making it incredibly...
30 Oct, 2019
The new Black Series trekking pole: award-winning technical elegance
LEKI's new, award-winning Black Series trekking pole (£194.95) offers the highest technical and aesthetic standards on the market.
2 Jul, 2019
LEKI Micro Vario Carbon: the classic folding pole just got better
The Micro Vario Carbon [£164.95] walking pole is always a first choice – no matter whether trekking, multi-day cabin touring or heading up fixed-rope routes. Featuring LEKI's new ELD technology, the Micro Vario Carbon...
9 May, 2019
Komperdell Walking/Trekking Pole Range 2019
Few companies enjoy such a beautiful setting in the Austrian Alps as Komperdell. The family company has been manufacturing poles from their location just north of Salzburg for many years and are proud to produce 100% of their poles on...
12 Apr, 2019
We need your help.
UKHillwalking is a vibrant site with rich content and an amazing community. So far, all we’ve asked is that you visit and interact with the site, but we are now in uncertain times. We need to look at new ways to ensure we can keep providing our content and features whilst maintaining our key aim of allowing free access to everyone.
If you appreciate UKHillwalking then please help by becoming a UKH Supporter.
Support the website we all know and love
Show your support UKH Supporter badge on your profile and forum posts
Product News at UKH presents climbing, walking and mountaineering equipment posts that will be of interest to our readers. Please feel free to comment about the post and products on the associated thread.
Please support the following outdoor retailers who support UKHillwalking.com: