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Old 11-08-2019, 03:20 PM
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Need your help in making up my mind. Which one to get? I see there are different lengths too. I'm 5-9. Chime in please.
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Old 11-08-2019, 04:18 PM
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Originally Posted by V-Bottom View post
Need your help in making up my mind. Which one to get? I see there are different lengths too. I'm 5-9. Chime in please.
Okay.
My experiences/recommendations are.
Get a shovel that is long enough to drag so shovel drags the ground. If you get one longer you will have to bend your arm too much. Get one too short you’ll have to slump to drag. Or if you want to carry I would get an event shorter shovel.
Sounds like you need a 39” shovel based on your height.
I like a 40-41” shovel and I am 70.5” tall.

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Old 11-08-2019, 04:42 PM
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I ended up buying the Root Slayer Nomad - https://radiusgarden.com/products/root-slayer-nomad and love this thing. Haven't run into anything yet that it won't dig up. Price was pretty decent too. If I remember right, it's also 39" which works out pretty well at my height of 6' 1"

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Old 11-08-2019, 06:41 PM
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I ended up buying the Root Slayer Nomad - https://radiusgarden.com/products/root-slayer-nomad and love this thing. Haven't run into anything yet that it won't dig up. Price was pretty decent too. If I remember right, it's also 39" which works out pretty well at my height of 6' 1"
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I love this shovel, been using it for about a year now

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Old 11-08-2019, 11:10 PM
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I use a Root Slayer Nomad shovel and trowel. They are well made and have a life time guarantee.

Trowel comes with a nice sturdy sheath too.
https://radiusgarden.com/collections...-slayer-trowel

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Old 11-08-2019, 11:21 PM
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I hike a lot to my areas, so I use a mini shovel. About 28" overall

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Old 11-09-2019, 01:59 PM
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Got me sold on that Nomad....About to order one now. Thanx ya'll
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