This does not affect your right to an exchange or refund for faulty equipment.
The G12 is a leader in the field thanks to its strength, stability and versatility. It has 12 points, 8 of which in the front and 4 in the back, allowing a perfect stability and performance, in all snow and ice conditions. The G12 is suitable for most terrain, including general mountaineering, mixed ice and rock climbing, and moderate waterfall routes. Equipped with the famous Grivel proactive Antibott both in the front and the rear to prevent snow build-up.
This version of the G12 has a New Classic binding. Both front and rear plastic harnesses are hinged from their respective retention posts and may be "opened" to facilitate attachment to the boot, then closed securely once the boot is inside.