G3 SpadeTECH

Specs

Weight 630 g / 22 oz (T-Grip), 670 g / 24 oz (D-Grip)
Blade width 20.5 cm / 8 in
Blade length 25 cm / 10 in
Packed length 57 cm / 22 in
Material 6061 T6 aluminum blade, TIG weld

Manufacturer's Description

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Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

G3 made the Spadetech Shovel with a strong, lightweight, compact design. This backcountry travelers a durable shovel that is easy to pack and easy to pull out. The rounded leading edge and low-angle blade penetrate consolidated snow, and the T-Grip handle provides a solid hold when you're digging snow pits. A TIG-welded connector tube increases this avalanche shovel's durability, and the Spadetech's slotted blade allows for rescue-sled construction.

- Backcountry.com

From the Selkirks to the Chugach, the Sierras to the Tyrol, if a guide isn't holding a ski pole they are probably holding a shovel. A shovel does more than move snow. Guides use them to evaluate snowpack, set track, chop cornices and a multitude of other crucial functions. This versatility is the inspiration for the new G3 SpadeTECH shovel.-- Lightweight, compact design is easy to stow and quick to use-- Low angle blade featuring a rounded leading edge is designed to penetrate consolidated snow while the new T-Grip handle provides a solid, ergonomic hold-- Slotted blade for rescue sled construction-- Blade width: 8 in (20.5 cm)-- Blade length: 10 in (25 cm)

- OMCgear

CLOSEOUTS . The G3 Spadetech D-Grip shovel features a rounded edge, compact blade and a D-grip that attaches easily to a backpack. Available Colors: RED.

- Sierra Trading Post

The G3 Spade Tech Shovel's lightweight, compact design is easy to stow and quick to use. The TIG welded connector tube, also found on the renowned AviTECH shovel, provides incredible durability. A low angle blade featuring a rounded leading edge is designed to penetrate consolidated snow while the D-Grip handle provides a solid, ergonomic hold. The SpadeTECH shovel...backcountry versatility and proven durability in a compact package.

- CampSaver.com