Oxygen LTD", Nepal
climbing community for many years knows that famous climber, Master
of Sports in mountaineering, Snow Leopard Valentin Bazhukov
is the author of the really new oxygen system for climbers and an
owner of the patent of the refilling oxygen bottles technology.
He's recently registered a company named Russian Oxygen, LTD
in Nepal, which's going refilling oxygen bottles in Kathmandu and
Everest base camp using a unique technology created by the company.
the most of high-altitude climbers use "Poisk" oxygen
system, manufactured in Russia, in Saint Petersburg. The system
is known as the most reliable in nowdays, and is still in use with
small modifications since the first Russian Himalaya expedition
to Everest South-West Face in 1982.
Bazhukov (72), active high-altitude climber, who have several times
reached 8300 meters without partners, knows well how important it
is for a mountaineer light, reliable and high capacity oxygen equipment
in a "zone of death". Last year Valentin finished the
tests of the new system of refilling oxygen bottles, created by
him especially for Himalaya base camps - the system which's capable
of putting more oxygen (125 %) in a standart bottle than other systems.
In 2006 "Russian Oxygen" begins refilling oxygen bottles
in Kathmandu and Everest base camp
at a price lower than standard.
Bazhukov is going to take part in American Everest Fantasy Ridge
2006 expedition as oxygen sponsor
Russianclimb.com, Elbrus region, September, 2005.