Bulldog Tools Flat Treaded Spade 28 inch Ash MYD Handle | Lawnmowers Direct

Bulldog Tools Flat Treaded Spade 28 inch Ash MYD Handle

£40.00inc vat

  • Availability: Available
  • Estimated Dispatch: 4 - 6 working days
  • Manufacturer: Bulldog Tools
  • Delivery Charge: £3.95 on orders under £50

This Flat Treaded 28 inch Spade from Bulldog features a highly durable steel blade and socket, flat treads to protect your shoes and prevent slippage in damp conditions, and an ash MYD handle for comfortable use.

Product Description

This Flat Treaded 28” Spade from Bulldog is ideal for digging in unprepared ground and readying the soil for planting. This incredibly durable tool boasts a socket and blade (L 290mm x W 190mm) forged from one piece of steel, so there are no welds or weak points. Flat threads meanwhile have been welded onto the top edge of the spade, working to protect your shoes from damage and prevent you from slipping in wet conditions. This spade also features an ash MYD handle, the galvanised steel frame fitted with a wooden grip for comfortable use.

Product Features
  • Designed for readying the soil for planting
  • Featuring a highly durable blade (L 290mm x W 190mm) and socket forged from a single piece of steel
  • Also featuring flat treads on the top edge of the blade, protecting your shoes and preventing slippage
  • Comfortable use ensured by the ash MYD handle (galvanised steel frame fitted with a wooden grip)

Technical Specifications

Weight6 kg
About Bulldog Tools
Bulldogs are so called because they were once commonly used in the (now thankfully defunct) sport of bull-baiting. As such, it’s no surprise that over the centuries bulldogs were bred to be tough and powerful creatures. Bulldog Tools, on the other hand, is a UK based company which has specialised in the creation of high quality gardening equipment since 1780, when the company was first established at the Clarington Forge site in Wigan. Like the canine from which the company draws its name, Bulldog Tools’ range of equipment is made to be robust, strong and admirably reliable. As they are also built to last, purchasing a Bulldog Tool is always a long-term investment which offers great value alongside superb performance. In fact, the company is so confident in the sturdiness of its forged garden spades and forks that many tools even come with a lifetime manufacturer’s guarantee.

Bulldog Tools are still made at Clarington Forge today, making the company one of the oldest businesses still existing in the Wigan area and the only full time forge still making spades and forks within the UK. With well over two centuries of experience in the industry the people at Bulldog Tools have honed their craft to absolute perfection, creating a variety of superb spades and forks which have heads forged from a single piece of steel and securely riveted to a sturdy ash shaft. The use of these high quality techniques and materials has ensured that Bulldog Tools’ equipment is renowned across the world for its durability and effectiveness.

If this still hasn’t convinced you that Bulldog Tools is a company which offers something a little bit different than most, you should probably be aware that in 2010, as part of its 230th anniversary celebrations, Bulldog Tools broke the Guinness World Record™ for the largest garden spade in the world! Not content with this, Bulldog has since broken the record again with an even larger spade measuring an impressive 4.5 metres, which has also been displayed at the Eden Project in Cornwall.

Definitely more than just another tool company, then.

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