The Recovery Utility Tool (RUT) is a fully functional collapsible Military Style shovel with easy grip and light handle with carbon steel blade that is heat treated for high strength and features double serrated edges for easy digging or cutting. The heavy-duty black powder coated body is 26 inches when open and folds to a mere 9 inches. It can be stowed easily. Durable storage case included. Its s rugged enough for the toughest of jobs. Never go on the trail without it.