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SOS ALPENSTOCK / alpenstock


Mountain hikers usually bring with alpenstock on the hiking trips and will stay in the forest for days. Sometimes, they may encounter emergencies. If they are in signal blind spots, they will lose contact.

The SOS ALPENSTOCK combines the rescue signals with the alpenstock in the design. In the event of an accident in the mountains, the users can turn the upper handle of the SOS ALPENSTOCK to activate the emergency signal device, and insert the alpenstock into soil. After the emergency switch is activated, the SOS ALPENSTOCK will give out smoke to alert people or rescuers to their location for timely rescue.


Ming Chuan University

Ming Chuan University
Taoyuan, Taiwan

Lung / Yu,
Ming Chuan University

Chin-Chuan / Chen,
National Taipei University of Technology