The Minimalist Snow Study Kit contains the essential items that our guides recommend for an advanced level of snow analysis. Ideal for anyone taking American Alpine Institute's AIARE level II course, the contents of the snow science kit allow the user to make and record pit observations with relative ease.
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- AIARE Field Book
Made by Rite-in-the-Rain, it allows you to write down your observations in any weather conditions.
- Waterproof Digital Thermometer
With and easy to read LCD display, 1 second temperature update and re-calibratable, this thermometer will provide quick accurate readings.
- Snow Crystal Card w/ Slope Meter
Three textured grids and black anodizing make observing snow crystalography easier. Also contains an easy-to-use slope meter.
- 17.5x Loupe
With a 15x magnifying power and a clear shield this loupe will provide a crystal clear view without fogging up from your breath.
- 1 Meter Ruler
This ruler allows you to make precise measurements of differing layers, and temperature gradients, or to measure out the correct sized columns for compression or rutschblock tests.