AVI TECH Shovel
AVI TECH Shovel
AVI TECH Shovel
AVI TECH Shovel

AVI TECH Shovel

Grip
Regular price$90.00
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DURABLE AND VERSATILE BACKCOUNTRY SHOVEL

The AVI remains the choice for those who want a reliable tool in case of a backcountry emergency, as well as an easy to use tool for all snow study needs. Available as powerful D-grip or lightweight T-grip handle.

  • Maximum strength - TIG welded tube joining blade and shovel shaft
  • Flat blade surface for snow study use
  • Telescoping shaft
  • Slotted blade for rescue sled construction
  • Shaft grip makes digging faster and more comfortable
  • Flat blade surface for snow study use
  • 6061 T6 aluminum blade, TIG weld

Tech Specs

Weight (kg): 730g (T-GRIP) 770g (D-GRIP)
Weight (lb): 26.0oz (T-GRIP) 27.2oz (D-GRIP)
Blade Width: 24cm/9.5in
Blade Length: 26.5cm/10.5in
Packed Length: 46cm/18in

Customer Reviews

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Andrew F.
Avi Shovel

Great Lightweight strong shovel! Nice colour as well :)

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Reuben K.
like new, like old: awesome

'- G3BetaTeam -
Those familiar with the older similar shovel that was red: this one is a new version that is super similar. Just redone and in a slightly more lovable colour. The blade is sturdy and you'd feel confident bashing through melt freeze snow without damaging the blade. So far from use I haven't had any problems for build quality.
The grip fabric on the shaft does tend to get a little snow caught on it during use if you're near zero degrees (or solar pit above -5c). But it's manageable and minimal. If you're really concerned about moisture in your bag that might be annoying and you could cut it off.