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Old 08-29-2012, 09:30 AM   #1
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Just a wee bit of help for an Irish man

Adding or attaching some required equipment to my Heep for trail running during fire season such as a shovel- what is the minimum length required to have on board? Anyone Anyone ? Thanks

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Old 08-29-2012, 10:13 AM   #2
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I haven't heard of a minimum requirement, most chose to carry the foldable camp version. I prefer more leverage so I carry this mid sized version.


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Old 08-29-2012, 11:07 AM   #3
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8 inch blade and 26 inches from tip of blade to handle. Don't forget the gallon of water or 2.5 pound fire extinguisher
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Old 08-29-2012, 11:51 AM   #4
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Yep 26 Inches is the shortest you can carry.
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:46 PM   #5
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Thanks - I always carry H20 as it is and have the fire extinguisher just need to mount it.
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Old 08-29-2012, 08:48 PM   #6
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That is a good idea - I read somewhere that with U bolts you can mount a high lift the same way

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