It can be easily mounted on the baton after unscrewing its original ending. This shovel was created for Army and Police Forces, rescue teams, but is useful for anybody who may need to free a stuck car or in camping... Body of the hand shovel is made of hardened steel, edges of the shovel are sharpened. The shovel can be mounted on the baton in two blocked positions. Fully opened, in can be used like normal shovel, spade or axe for cutting wood. When blocked at right angle, in can be used as a pickaxe.