Soviet Surplus Spetsnaz Shovels


In Certain Circles the Soviet Spetsnaz Shovels are regarded as “The Tool for Uncertain Times”.

Due to their Versatility, they’re  a Favorite Amongst:
*Back Packers
*Outdoors Enthusiasts

The design was brought into Vogue by Cold Steel’s Reproductions. We went through the Painstaking Process of getting a limited quantity of Authentic Soviet Era Surplus (New) Stock from Russia: It took Three Months to get them to clear the Entire Export/Import Process.
Great for:
*Dig Trenches, Foxholes, & Bunkers
*Chop Branches
*Build Shelters
*Improvised Paddle
*Defensive Purposes

The Perfect Addition to any Pack, Go Bag, or Car Kit.



Discount per Quantity

3 +$83.27

Out of stock

SKU: 600-005-010-000 HS 8201.10.00.00 Categories: , , , ,


How Do I know They are Real Soviet Surplus, and not a Cheap Copy?
*The OTK Stamps of Acceptance on the Spade, and The Handle
*The Color, Grain, Finish, and Texture of the Wood
*Canvas, Leather Straps, and Galvanized Hardware on the Cover
*The way they Smell
*See the Last Pictures: They Show the Packaging, and repacking Tape from Russian Export Control

Overall Length: 20.5″ / 45cm
Spade Length: 7: /18cm
Spade Width: 6″ / 15cm
Full Handle Length: 13.5″ / 34″
Wooden Handle Length: 9.25″ / 23.5cm
Thickest Diameter of Handle: 1.45″ / 36.5cm
Thinnest Diameter of Handle: 1.12″ /28.5cm
Weight: With Cover: 825g / 1lbs 13oz

Handle: Russian Pine with Lightly Textured Oiled (Not Lacquered Finish), w/OTK
Spade: U8 Steel (Equivalent)
Cover: Canvas, Canvas Webbing, Leather Closure, with Galvanized Hardware

Date of Manufacture:
Most are Marked OTK1985

*All information given is true to the best of our Knowledge*
**These are New (Never Issued) Condition Soviet Surplus From the Mid 1980’s, There will be Some Superficial Imperfections**

Additional information

Weight .950 kg
Dimensions 54 × 21 × 8 cm


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