Telepack Avalanche Shovel


Telepack Avalanche Shovel
Page Type Gear Review
Object Title Telepack Avalanche Shovel
Manufacturer Voile
Page By Brian C
Page Type Dec 13, 2010 / Dec 13, 2010
Object ID 7404
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Product Description

This is a small expendable aluminum shovel for all your winter backcountry needs.


Voile Telepack Avalanche Shovel Specs Specs

Blade material---Tempered aluminum
Blade size-------38 x 25cm / 15 x 10 in.
Packed length----68cm / 26.75 in.
Extended length--90cm / 35.5 in.
Weight-----------770g / 27 oz.



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Brian C - Dec 13, 2010 9:15 pm - Voted 5/5

Although I have never used this in a rescue scenario, I have used it dozens of time in the backcountry in Colorado winters. I have built igloos, snow caves, thrown snow at partners and bolstered tent sites with this beauty. I do wish the shovel held a little more snow when shovel but would not sacrifice the compact size. I can take it apart and fit it in my pack.

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