Austrian Army Folding Shovel / Spade - Wooden Handle

This Austrian army folding shovel is genuine military surplus and in fantastic used condition (super grade). As the photos show, the handle is solid wood construction with a steel spade head that can be locked in three different positions with a durable screw lock. Very portable these folding shovels make ideal emergency spades for 4x4 vehicles and other motorists.

Excellent used condition (super grade).

Length when fully extended: 65cm-70cm

These are a very similar design to the M1943 Entrenching tool used by the US armed forces during WW2. As the design was so successful it was subsequently adopted by many countries.