Every now and then someone comes along and reinvents the wheel. We never would have imagined a shovel getting that kind of treatment! The Shen Ao Z3 Shovel is a new modular, backpacking shovel that replaces multiple tools in your kit. You could almost call this, a survival shovel. Sure, attempts have been made before, but they usually resulted in a hollow, weak handle design. A shovel with tools is no good if it cannot handle just being a shovel.
The specs: Overall height is 3’9″ and constructed of air craft grade aluminum. The shovel features a modular handle that unscrews with multiple tools.
Features: The shovel handle holds several tools including:
The shovel has predicted price point of $234. This will be announced later this year at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market.
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