What can the Alpha 2S Shovel™ be used for? What is it's ideal environment?
The Alpha 2S Shovel™ is the Alpha 2 Shovel™ with a straight blade. If you're looking for a tool that can move large amounts of material, but you would benefit from a product without teeth, the Alpha 2S is the shovel for you. With an oversized blade and a straight edge, the Alpha 2S Shovel™ can clear your deck of snow, help move manure around the ranch, transport gravel from one place to the next, and more. Fit for use on rough surfaces like pavement and concrete, lightweight and portable, the Alpha 2S Shovel™ is one of the raddest tools out there!
Is the Alpha 2S Shovel™ good for driveway shoveling?
Absolutely! The Alpha 2S Shovel™ is especially ideal for shoveling a back deck or other location in which you want to keep a clear surface. Because the Alpha 2S Shovel™ has no teeth, it makes a clean sweep wherever it is used.
**Please keep in mind that excessive use on hard surfaces like pavement or gravel will lead to the eventual wear of the teeth on the Alpha 2 Shovel™**
What is the Alpha 2S Shovel™ made of?
The Alpha 2S Shovel™ is made from 6061 aircraft-grade aluminum, a telescoping, index-locking shaft, an oversized blade with a straight edge, and a body that is twice as thick as an avalanche shovel.
What is the Alpha 2S Shovel™’s extension length?
The Alpha 2S Shovel™ can telescope from 39.5” into an ergonomic, full-sized 61.5” power shaft that keeps you from hurting your back. Worried the shaft will be too long for you? Not to fret– the shaft is also adjustable to 51.5 inches.
How much does the Alpha 2 Shovel™ weigh?
The Alpha 2 Shovel™ weighs just 4.4 pounds, or 2 kilograms.