Thanks to a curved, trapezoidal shaft that nests inside the blade, the Deploy3 is a go-to shovel for rapid emergency response and compact, minimalist storage.
A rapid-deployment shovel for daily use in the backcountry,
The Black Diamond Deploy 3 features a trapezoidal shaft that locks into place with a quick pull, so you don’t waste time putting things together when you need to be digging.
When it's time to stash the Deploy in your pack, the curved handle slides down and hugs the contours of the blade to take up minimal space.
Curved, trapezoidal shaft nests in the anodized blade of the shovel
Engages very quickly
Hybrid D/T handle
Collapsed Length: 43.0cm, 16.9in
Extended Length: 63.8cm, 26.8 in
Weight: 565g, 1 lb 4oz
Blade Volume: 1.14 Litres
This Black Diamond snow shovel line is designed to deploy quickly.
No other snow shovel on the market allows you to react in an emergency as quickly as their innovative and patent-pending Deploy Series.
Feature trapezoidal designs so you never waste precious seconds searching for spring-pin holes to lock.
Has a steep-walled blade for maximum snow transport and a flat-bottomed design for digging smooth snow-pit walls.
Handle offers control and comfort, whether you’re using mitts, gloves or bare hands.
To activate, depress the rapid deployment spring pinand extend the integrated shaft for immediate emergency response.
To collapse, depress the spring-pin and push the shaft back into the shovel blade.