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FOR THE BLIND

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MIB’s Fire Shovel and McLeod Tools Are Built to Last!

No Fire Box Should Be Without These! Whether used for constructing fire lines or other forms of wildfire suppression, shaping a trail’s back slope or erosion control, these tools are designed to be reliable, efficient and able to withstand wear. MIB is the Mandatory Supplier to US Forestry Services for both of these tools.

USFS Fire Shovel: #NSN 5120-00-965-0609- (NFES 0171)-heavy duty fire shovel forged from a single piece of high-carbon steel. Blade measures 8 ¾” x 10 7/8”. Solid shank with forward turned steps for ease of use, 53”Long American ash handle is driven into socket and riveted. Fire Shovel comes with protective sheathing on the blade. Compliance: USFS Specifications 5100-326D

USFS McLeod Tool: #NSN 4210-00-203-3512-(NFES 0296)- combines a rake for clearing surface debris and a hoe for digging down to soil for constructing fire breaks. High carbon steel blade is heat treated for wear resistance and features a rust-resistant black enamel coating. 51” Long American ash handle and enhanced ferrule joint for strength and durability. McLeod Tool comes with protective sheathing on the blade. Hoe edge is 9 1/8” with six 3 ½” rake teeth for long reach. Compliance: USDA FS 5100 353D




 

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