Bulldog Tools Square Mouth Treaded Shovel With Insulated Handle
- Availability: Available
- Estimated Dispatch: 4 - 6 working days
- Manufacturer: Bulldog Tools
- Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland
This shovel boasts an insulated collar with a protective wear sleeve, and a 28 inch shaft and D-handle made from one solid fibreglass piece. Treads protect your shoes and prevent slippage when using the power of your legs in the digging motion.
This is the treaded version of Bulldog’s Insulated ‘Powerbreaker’ Square Mouth Shovel, featuring treads welded to the upper edge of the blade. These help to protect your shoes from damage and prevent you from slipping when using your legs for extra power in the digging action. Individually tested to 10,000 volts and guaranteed to 1,000 volts, this shovel has been manufactured to BS8020 standards and comes supplied with a Certificate of Conformity.
The No.2 blade meanwhile is sized at (L) 315mm x (W) 250mm and has been constructed for maximum strength and durability, solid-forged from steel and coated with epoxy paint. It also has rounded corners to dramatically reduce penetration damage to underground pipes and cables when digging.
This shovel also features an insulated collar with a protective wear sleeve. The 28” (711mm) shaft and YD handle meanwhile are made from one tough fibreglass piece, the D-shaped handle affording a secure and comfortable grip.
- Manufactured to BS8020 standards, tested to 10,000 volts, guaranteed to 1,000 volts
- Equipped with a highly durable steel blade (No.2, L 315mm x W 250mm) with an epoxy finish and round corners to reduce penetration damage
- Treads protect your footwear and prevent slippage
- Featuring an insulated collar with a protective wear sleeve
- Also featuring an incredibly strong 28” shaft and D-handle made from one fibreglass piece
- Comes with a Certificate of Conformity
About Bulldog ToolsBulldogs 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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