Blade: AL 5052 (strain hardened), powder coated - This type of aluminum is perfect for shovel blades because of its light yet rigid properties.
Handle: AL 6061 T6 (hardened) - The strongest aluminum available is used in Ortovox's high-end safety products for optimal balance between weight and rigidity. 6061 T6 aluminum is used in all Ortovox shovel handles and the blade of the Kodiak.
Scoop - 153 cubic inches / 2.5 L
Weight - 1 lb 6 oz / 625 g
Length - 27.6" (17.7") / 70 (45) cm
Blade - 11 x 8.3 x 1.6" / 28 x 21 x 4 cm
Non-slip step grooves
Hybrid Grip - Combines the advantages of the T and D-grip
Rapid assembly shaft design
High Sidewalls & Pronounced Center Ridge - Provide maximum rigidity