GI Entrenching Tool

GI Entrenching Tool

From Finland comes this NATO-approved version of the GI Entrenching Tool. Made of steel and nylon, the Folding Spade is light, compact, and incredibly durable. In the locked position its handle will support 300 pounds. The adjustable blade can be used either as a shovel or a pick. The Folding Spade collapses to 91.2x6 inches, weighs just 2 pounds 7 ounces, and stores in its own belt pouch. About $64. From Gerber Legendary Blades, Dept. FS, P.O. Box 23088, 1400 SW 72 Ave., Portland, OR 97281-3088; 503-639-6161