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Shaxe speed avalanche shovel axe

Shaxe Speed Avalanche Shovel


NEW-BCA-logo-product-64x32Converts to ice axe, for the weight conscious.



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SKU: C1605008010 Category:

Product Description

The new BCA Shaxe Speed shovel/ice axe is our lightest combo product for ski mountaineering.  This rescue shovel comes with an interchangeable ice axe head for Type 1 (Basic) ice axes. Saves weight and space in your pack by eliminating redundant shaft for separate ice axe.

Great addition to your spring/summer skiing arsenal. Shovel still operational when switched to axe mode. Includes hardware to utilize the blade and shaft to make a rescue sled with K2 skis (or any skis with holes in tip and tail).

The smooth blade allows for shaving down clean snow pit walls and contains holes for use as a snow anchor.

Avalanche Shovel Resources

Avalanche Shovel Resources

Shaxe Avalanche Shovel/Ice Axe Video

Click here to download the video.
Click ‘download MP4 720 file format’ – select ‘save file’ in the pop up window to save to your Downloads folder.

Additional Information

Weight in Shovel Mode

1.4 lbs / 654 g

Weight in Axe Mode

0.6 lbs / 290 g

Total Packed Weight (All Parts)

1.7 lbs / 756 g

Pick Material

7075 T6 aluminum

Blade Dimensions

9.4 x 11.2 in / 24 x 28.5 cm

Blade/Shaft Material

6061 T6 Aluminum

Shovel Mode Length

27.5 in / 70 cm

Axe Mode Length

20 in / 51 cm


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