The Short Mini Shovel is great for smaller tasks around the home and easy to carry in car for emergencies. The blade is made from heavy-duty 16-gauge steel with a Hammerstone finish for durability and rust resistance. The reinforced resin D-Grip handle is for strength, balance and control. The square blade edge is perfect for breaking up ice, shoveling snow and moving dirt. Angled blade at the top of shovel provides a footrest when extra force is needed. Ideal for confined spaces, car shovel, camping trenches and more.