Bulldog Tools Newcastle Treaded Draining Tool 28 inch Polyfibre D Handle


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  • Manufacturer: Bulldog Tools
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This professional Premier Newcastle Draining Tool features a highly durable steel blade, flat treads to protect your shoes and prevent slippage, and an incredibly tough polyfibreglass shaft (28 inch) and comfortable D-shaped handle.

SKU: BU5165162860

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Designed for professionals and those who want the ultimate in terms of strength and quality, this Newcastle Draining Tool is ideal for digging holes, deep narrow trenches, cable channels, pipe channels, drain channels, and post holes. This model features flat treads for more comfortable use and more power in the digging action, plus a polyfibreglass shaft and a D-shaped handle.

 This spade’s blade (L 405mm x W 178mm) has been solid-forged with the socket from a single piece of steel for excellent durability (no welds or weak points). Flat treads moreover have been welded to the upper edge of the blade, enabling you to effectively use the power of your legs in the digging motion, and helping you to avoid damaging your shoes and slipping when working in wet and muddy conditions.

 The 28” (711mm) shaft and handle meanwhile are made of incredibly strong polyfibreglass, the D-shape of the handle affording you a secure and comfortable grip.

Technical Specifications

Weight 6 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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