BCA B52 Shovel 2012: The BCA B52 Shovel is BCA’s biggest and baddest digging machine. Formerly the Chugach Pro Shovel, the B52 has been tweaked to be even stronger and better suited for your pack than before. With its huge blade and large handle, the B52 is the fastest way to move whether building a kicker or digging out a fallen friend.
Assembled compressed length: 30in / 76cm
Assembled extended length: 39.5in / 100cm
Blade dimensions: 11x13.25in / 28x33.5cm
Oval shaft with new rattle-free blade
More packable “neckless” blade
New ergonomic grip
Super strong torsional rigidity