/ PRODUCT NEWS: MSR® Shovels Engineered to Move Snow Fast

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MSR Operator Extended Profile, 2 kbThree new MSR snow shovels offer unparalleled strength and efficiency. MSR (Mountain Safety Research®), the Seattle-based manufacturer of high-performance outdoor equipment, today announced the addition of three new backcountry shovels to its elite collection of snow safety tools.

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Darren Jackson - on 18 Jul 2014
In reply to UKC Gear:

I had the pleasure of using one of these tools yesterday in the High Peak. They're absolutely fantastic and I'm pleased to say that I now have the most snow-free driveway in the area.
rackandruin - on 18 Jul 2014
In reply to Darren Jackson: Is Kinder Downfall in then?
First of this year !!!

jon on 18 Jul 2014
In reply to UKC Gear:

Snow shovel designed to shovel snow!
nclarey - on 18 Jul 2014
In reply to jon:

Kudos to MSR for press releasing a new snow shovel on the hottest day of the year.
SFM - on 22 Jul 2014
In reply to UKC Gear:

aye but what we really need to know is....

how good are they as a sledge when you can't be arsed walking down hill any more?
mkean - on 22 Jul 2014
In reply to SFM:

I doubt it, the edges of the shovel look pretty uncomfortable, I tried sledging on a bd deploy 3 and that didn't feel nice. It did hurt less than my attempts to use one as a snowboard though.
SFM - on 23 Jul 2014
In reply to mkean:

Those Deploys are clearly poorly designed for misuse. Manufacturers take note ;O)

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