Used Swiss Military Surplus WWII-era Folding Shovel

Item # WX2-282516

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"Vet" Swiss Military Surplus Folding Shovel.

Dig this highly collectible find! Dated 1939, this tool was issued at the onslaught of WWII. As used by Swiss troops to fill sandbags, shore up fortifications and more way back when.

  • Metal 10 x 8" spade
  • 18"l. wood handle
  • Screw collar allows for handle removal.
  • 1 lb., 3 ozs.

Condition: used, in very good shape. Nab yours now!

!!! Limited Quantities !!!

Reviews
Used Swiss Military Surplus WWII-era Folding Shovel is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 4.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This thing rocks Cute little shovel with simple locking mechanism. Seems durable and functional. I would buy it again.
Date published: 2015-07-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute little shovel Nice little emergency shovel for winter or may just hang it on the wall
Date published: 2015-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from just what i was looking for i'd been searching for a small shovel to use in the barbeque and this is it! with the wood handle removed, it's easy to move coals around or scoop them into my chimney for lighting. with the handle installed, it's great for chipping off cooked-on crud in the barbeque bowl. liked it so much, i bought a second one!
Date published: 2015-05-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Swiss Snow and Avalanche Rescue Shovel. This is the real deal. Its a genuine sturdy, compact, packable, aluminum-bladed mountaineering snow shovel (about the size of an entrenchment tool). Its primary use is for snow shelter construction and avalanche rescue. I use mine when I instruct igloo and snow shelter building workshops throughout New England. It is as good or better than the modern (and expensive) ones sold by the mountaineering specialty shops.
Date published: 2015-05-21
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