The design of this shaft is specific to polo. The taper is meant to provide maximum strength to weight ratio, not to mimic a ski pole. The thing is rigid, strong, and sufficiently lightweight. There are lighter models out there, but they aren't as strong. There are stronger models out there, but they aren't as light. All we know is that this shaft boils down to a smooth, creamy balance.
These shafts require a bit of DIY, but have no fear! We've got a handy-dandy video to help you build it up (or scroll to find video below).
- Comes with mounting hardware and plug
- No cold-rolled seam on inside
- 7075 T6 aluminum alloy
- 198 grams
- 45.25" long (before cutting)
- Straight end is 3/4" in diameter, ending at 1/2" in diameter at the end of taper