The Voile T-Wood T6 avalanche shovel houses a hi-tensile steel saw blade. The blade is a "Saws-all" blade for amazing toughness. The blade conveniently stows inside the shovel shaft and is held in place with a double pop-button. The saw easily attaches to the telescoping shaft for extended reach. The utility saw blade can be used for cutting wood or snow, use for avalanche science work or winter shelter building.
Voile T6 avalanche shovel is the Professional's Choice.
T6 is the level of hardness reached in the aluminum heat-treating process for the Voile T6 model avalanche shovel scoop. Avalanche professionals, guides, patrollers, and rescue teams require this level durablity in their avalanche rescue shovel. All Voile T6 avalanche shovel scoops have deadman holes in the scoop to be used for snow anchors or for making a rescue sled.