Salewa Scratch SL Snow Shovel
The Salewa Scratch SL Snow Shovel is strong and light. This reliable and functional avalanche shovel made from high strength tempered aluminium has an extra sharp blade edge for cutting through even the toughest avalanche snow. Exactly what you need it to do.
The parallel edges of the shovel blade prevents snow compressing further while the horizontal tread zone stops your foot from slipping. These features allow for efficient work and ensure your energy is diverted to the actual objective at hand.
The blade of the shovel also allows for its use as a snow anchor.
Salewa Scratch SL Snow Shovel: Features at a glance:
- Strong and light: Shovel made of high-strength, tempered aluminium
- Extra-sharp blade edge – cuts through the toughest avalanche snow
- Shovel blade with parallel edges prevents snow compressing further, reducing effort
- Horizontal tread zone saves footwork effort and stops foot slipping when shovelling
- Ergonomic Progrip telescopic shaft for perfect handling
- Holes in blade for use as a snow anchor
- Weight: 560g
- Shaft length:79cm (max)
- Packing Size: 39 x 20 cm
- Shovel Blade: 28 x 20 cm
- Material: Alu 5052 T6
Salewa Scratch SL Snow Shovel: Winter Training
Would you like to learn how to travel safely across winter terrain? How to read the ground and avoid avalanches? At adventure.ie we have 3 International Mountain Leaders who are highly experienced and skilled in snow science. Get in touch today to discuss future training.