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MSR Basecamp Snow Shelter Saw - The MSR Basecamp Snow Shelter Saw delivers powerful cutting efficiency for adventurers building snow camps in the remote reaches of winter. Its non-linear cutting profile, innovative two-directional teeth, and debris-removing voids combine to offer unrivaled aggressive performance.

- Outdoorplay

MSR Avalanche Safety Basecamp Saw 3153. The saw's unique curved blade profile combines with an aggressive tooth design to rip and remove snow fast. Despite its mighty appearance though the Basecamp Snow Saw is lightweight and offers the crucial rigidity of a single-blade saw delivering safe performance through even the harshest conditions.

- CampSaver.com

The MSR Basecamp Snow Saw delivers 65 cm of powerful cutting efficiency to those building the snow shelters and wind barricades of winter basecamps. The sawG??s unique curved blade profile combines with an aggressive tooth design to rip and remove snow fast. Despite its mighty appearance though, the Basecamp saw is lightweight, and offers the crucial rigidity of a single-blade saw, delivering safe performance through even the harshest conditions.

- Mountain Gear

The MSR Basecamp Snow Construction Saw is a Snow saw for cutting out blocks of Snow for your shelter deep in the winter backcountry. Shelter from the wind is just what the doctor ordered after a long day of Snowshoeing or skiing up into the mountains. Why not build that shelter fast with 65cm of toothy 7075 aluminum? Durable enough to chew and cut it's way through ice and Snow, you'll be snuggled into your very own Snow hole after a short amount of hard work. When it's time to pack up and move, the saw folds, chopping the length in half and slides into a welded sheath that protects it and your surrounding gear. Features of the MSR Basecamp Snow Construction Saw Aggressive: Non-linear blade delivers an ultra-efficient cutting pattern, while laser-cut teeth rip Snow and ice in both directions, and voids between teeth remove debris from path Rigid: Secure, low-profile locking pin holds reliably through hard pack conditions, and increases stiffness Compact: Folds its long reach to half its size for ultimate pack ability and backcountry practicality

- Moosejaw

Whether you're using it to cut out the sides of your snowpit, or for constructing a winter basecamp, the MSR Basecamp Snow Construction Saw is a handy tool for many winter backcountry applications. With a unique, curved blade and aggressive teeth, it efficiently cuts through firm or crusty snow. The lightweight construction won't weigh you down, while the compact design means there will be plenty of room left in your pack for other gear.

- Backcountry.com

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