The high-tech sequel to the world's top selling avalanche shovel, the Ortovox
PRO Alu III Shovel is loaded with features while still maintaining a low weight of 790 grams. With a reversible T-handle (works for right or left handed users) and the ability to convert to a hoe for rapid snow clearance, the PRO Alu III gives you even more reasons to like it than ever before.
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 - 165 cubic inches / 2.7 L
Weight - 1lb 12 oz / 790 g
Length - 33 (17.3") / 84 (44) cm
Blade - 11.4 x 8.7 x 2" / 29 x 22 x 5 cm
90 Degree Clearing Function - The perfect interface of T-grip Pro handle and blade turns this shovel into a hoe for efficient chopping and rapid clearing of snow and ice.
Pack-Friendly - With integrated handle receiver in the blade
Groove-Shaped Handle - This cross section provides good frictional grip.
T-Grip Pro - A high-strength, ergonomic grip made of fiberglass and plastic that is reversible for right and left-handed users.
Sharp, protected cutting edge
Rescue Sled Function
Non-slip step grooves