Redesigned with an up to 50 gram reduction in weight, the 2008 Black Diamond Raven ice axe optimizes comfort and ease of use when glacier traveling and mountaineering. Anodized shaft is built from lightweight, aircraft aluminum alloy for high strength. One-piece stainless steel head is comfortable to wrap your fingers around. Slim, neutral pick and aggressive teeth are engineered for secure self-arrest. Available in three lengths: 60 cm, 65 cm, 70 cm.