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Old 12-28-2012, 02:35 PM
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there's been a series of aluminum-bladed snow shovels in stock at one of our local department stores NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-28-2012, 04:17 PM
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They sure make snow shelters and digging someone out (in case of collapse or avalanche) a little eas NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-31-2012, 12:50 AM
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I've also had the Voile with the telescoping handle - used it since 2000. It's a little heavy by mo NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here

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Old 01-03-2013, 09:11 PM
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Old 01-03-2013, 09:33 PM
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Old 03-13-2013, 03:12 AM
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I keep a Snow Claw in the truck. The two-hand grip and the plastic lip make it easier to clear snow NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-13-2013, 07:42 AM
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snow claw is a LOT lighter than the k2 i've been looking at... NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-13-2013, 11:59 AM
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I've carried a Voile aluminum avalanche shovel for years. It's been used for digging snow caves, for NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 10-16-2014, 03:42 PM
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I have a BD deploy 7 and a deploy 3. Construction is durable but the curved handles are awkward to NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 10-16-2014, 03:44 PM
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