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Bulldog Tools Rabbiting Spade 72 Inch Powerbreaker Insulated Handle

£61.99inc vat

  • Availability: Available
  • Estimated Dispatch: 4 - 6 working days
  • Manufacturer: Bulldog Tools
  • Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland

The Bulldog Insulated Rabbiting Spade is designed for digging deep holes for fence posts and lamp posts etc, boasting a highly durable solid-forged steel blade with an epoxy coating.

Product Description

This Insulated Rabbiting Spade from Bulldog is ideal for digging deep holes for fence posts, as is great for working in areas where access is restricted, such as holes for lamp posts. Individually tested to 10,000 volts and guaranteed to 1,000 volts, the Rabbiting Spade has been manufactured to BS8020 standards and comes with a Certificate of Conformity.

 This spade features a strong and durable blade which has been solid-forged with the socket from a single piece of steel (no welds or weak points). Tempered for strength and rigidity, the blade has also been given an epoxy coating for added toughness.

 The strong yet lightweight fibreglass shaft meanwhile has excellent insulating properties, ensuring that you can work in safety at all times. Its length moreover also generates extra leverage and allows you to work comfortably without too much bending down (overall tool length 72”/1620mm).

Product Features
  • Designed for digging deep holes for fence posts and lamp posts etc
  • Tested to 10,000 volts, guaranteed to 1,000 volts, manufactured to BS8020 standards, and supplied with a Certificate of Conformity
  • Featuring a highly durable tempered blade solid-forged with the socket from one piece of steel and given an epoxy coating
  • Also featuring an extra-long insulated fibreglass shaft, generating excellent leverage and enabling you to work in comfort and safety (overall tool length 72”)

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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