This type of trenching spade originated back a few thoudsand yars ago - Bought back into fashion wihen Trench warfare was common. The folding spade was easy enough to stow. The fact that it is folding, commends it to camping and touring. It is no less sturdy becaose of this feature. Useful for digging - trenches or whatever!
Steel folding spade. Folds and packs into a green nylon sheath.
Overall length 23"".