Black Diamond Evac 7 Shovel

5048-435

Black Diamond Evac 7 Shovel

5048-435
  • Available prices $89.00
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Description

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Move snow fast and create clean-sided pits. The Evac 7 is Black Diamond's top-of-the-line shovel and it gets the digging done. Designed for backcountry use, this shovel has a flat blade that lets you slice perfectly flat snow pit walls. Use it as a hoe when you need to move a large amount of snow in a short amount of time.

  • Aluminum shaft and anodized aluminum blade is strong, yet light.
  • Compact D-handle uses dual-density grip for comfort.
  • Telescopic shaft design. From same attachment point, converts easily into hoe mode.
  • Includes adaptor to convert your shovel shaft into a saw using reciprocating saw blade.
  • Hoe position allows you to move more snow in less time. Great for digging quick pits with your skis on.

Tech specs

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Weight 794g
Ideal for Backcountry skiing
Blade material Hardened aluminum
Grip type

D-grips provide better comfort and control but are bulkier than T-grips which are more compact for storage in a pack.

D-grip
Blade dimensions 30.5 x 25cm
Maximum usable length

The maximum usable length of the shovel when the shaft is fully extended.

94cm
Extendable Yes
Made in Taiwan