Ortovox Pro Light Shovel 5060-313

Ortovox Pro Light Shovel

5060-313
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Description

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Light is right, but when it comes to an avalanche shovel, it also needs to be reliable. The Pro Light shovel only weighs 440g, and is extremely compact and functional. The shovel blade features cut-outs to bring the weight down by reducing the amount of material used. Grooves on the shaft keep the weight low without reducing stiffness.

  • 6061-T6 aluminum blade features notches and ridges to increase stifness while reducing weight.
  • Telescoping shaft locks into place without fiddling with locking buttons.
  • Small size fits perfectly in smaller packs.
  • Shovel blade can be converted to a rescue sled for emergency evacuations.

Tech specs

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Ideal for
  • Backcountry skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Mountain snowshoeing
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.

T-grip
Blade dimensions 27 x 21cm
Maximum usable length

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

76cm
Extendable Yes
Made in Taiwan