The Black Diamond Slider Ice Axe Leash is a simple, streamlined webbing leash with a slim pad that is great for use with mountaineering axes as well as technical ice axes. A metal barrel slides down the leash to cinch the wrist loop tight and clean off snow and ice. A dropped and lost ice axe can spell disaster to a mountaineering trip. Perfect for staying connected to your piolet on classic mountaineering routes. Lightweight webbing leash. Cinching wrist loop provides a secure, comfortable connection. Slider buckle lets you dial in the ideal length. Wt. 50 g 1.9 oz.. Strength: 2.7 kN 600 lbf.