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December 12, 2013

Steger Axe

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 9:30 am

Steger Axe

Climbing axe made from a blue painted aluminum shaft with a pointed iron end and an iron pick at the other. Labeled “Chouinard Equipment”. Used by Will Steger on the 1990 Trans-Antarctica Expedition.

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