Folding Shovel with Compass

Code: N88KA

Folding Shovel with Compass is rated 1.3 out of 5 by 3.
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  • Small, robust and lightweight shovel
  • Designed to help move light substrates like dry or sandy soil
  • Easily breaks down to a compact kit
  • Great for outdoor activities such as metal detecting
  • Complete with carry pouch and compass in the handle
  • Limited stock may be available in some stores. Call us on 0844 557 6000 to check

Product details

Folding Shovel with Compass

• Small, robust and lightweight shovel
• Designed to help move light substrates like dry or sandy soil
• Easily breaks down to a compact kit
• Great for outdoor activities such as metal detecting
• Complete with carry pouch and compass in the handle

The perfect companion for all you budding or experienced treasure hunters. If you plan on looking for Roman coins or other precious metals, this handy folding tool is easier to carry around than the larger bulkier versions. Its an ideal companion when searching on beaches with sand.
This shovel is constructed using lightweight metals to make is easy to carry and may not be suitable for heavy or dense soil materials like clay or compacted earth.
Rated 2 out of 5 by from found this very flimsy for the price started bending as the metal was really thin and weak
Date published: 2013-01-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Maybe ok for dry sand. Took this detecting with me. Started to bend after a short while digging in a ploughed field. Maybe ok in dry sand but nothing else. Waste of a tenner.
Date published: 2014-10-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Broke after first use I took it out to a field and dug for about 20 minutes and it bent and I had to give up detecting for the day.
Date published: 2014-01-11
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No dimensions are given on the ad....what size is this tool fully erect?
Asked by: Anonymous
The tool measures 42cm in length when fully assembled.
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2015-07-17
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Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
N88KA Folding Shovel with Compass (1+) £4.99

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