At only 2.3 pounds, this NATO approved entrenching tool folds up to be a portable powerhouse. With a glass-filled nylon handle, powder-coated boron carbon steel blade, and 7075 aluminum shaft it is as tough as you need. The foliage green sheath is H harness, web belt, and MOLLE compatible.
Our entrenching tool features a glass-filled nylon handle with a powder coated boron carbon steel spade and an anodized 7075 aluminum shaft. Weighs only 2.3 lbs. Foliage green sheath is H harness, web belt and is Molle Vest compatible. NATO approved.
High quality tool, just not fun to dig a fighting hole with. A little on the heavy side for a pack, but it makes up for it with knowing it's not gonna break on you. It's what we use in the USMC and I bought one for myself.