One tool for two jobs the Black Diamond Carbon Probe ski pole pulls double duty as both a ski pole and an avalanche probe, making it perfect for everything from banging laps in bounds to heading out the gates in search of fresh lines.. . This product will be shipped directly from Black Diamond and will leave their warehouse in 2 3 business days. Eligible for UPS ground shipping only. An 18 mm 0.71 in. aluminum upper section with a 16 mm 0.63 in. carbon fiber lower section provide an excellent balance of stiffness and weight. Freeride Series grip has a large leverage lip for buckle and climbing bar adjustments and a dual density rubber grip for a confident hold. Freeride Series wishbone shaped strap hangs open for easy access, uses a lengthened strap tab for easy adjustment even with gloves on!, and evenly distributes pressure across the hand. Lower shafts screw together to form a 182 cm 71.5 in. avalanche probe. Low profile, stainless steel FlickLock Pro locking mechanism is secure, fast, and easy to use updated dual axle design offers increased clamping leverage. Includes 4 inch 10 cm powder baskets. Imported.