U15 M43 / SUM’TEC 43  Ultra lightweight and compact hammer PETZL View larger


U15 M43

The SUM’TEC 43 is a very lightweight and compact hammer / ice axe that can be carried in a pack for use when needed, for hammering a piton back in, tightening an anchor, or as a second tool in an unexpected ice gulley. Its forged banana-shaped ALPIX pick and the new TRIGREST handrest (adjustable without a tool) ensure the performance required on technical sections.

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Data sheet

Shaft type T ( 2 )
Weight 430 g
Length: 43 cm
Type Pick type: 1, Shaft type: 2

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  • Compact (43 cm), ultra-lightweight hammer / ice axe can be kept in a pack for use when needed for hammering a piton back in, tightening an anchor or attacking a difficult section
  • New version of TRIGREST allows easy, tool-free manual adjustment of the handrest and offers multiple grip possibilities
  • Lightweight hammer features large integrated keys for tightening bolts of 8 to 10 mm
  • Beveled tip with plug limits snow accumulation and reduces hammer/ice axe weight
  • Fine pick (3.5 mm) is designed for effective penetration into ice
  • Pick is quickly and securely replaced with the unique screw lock system
  • Wide oval holes in the head and in the spike to facilitate clipping a carabiner


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