Bulldog Taper Mouth Shovel No2 Metal MYD Handle | Lawnmowers Direct

Bulldog Tools Taper Mouth Shovel No2 Head 28 inch Metal MYD Handle

£32.99inc vat

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

This Premier Taper Mouth Shovel boasts an all-metal 28 inch shaft (the strongest available) as well as a D-shaped handle for a comfort, and a durable No.2 steel blade. This shovel is ideal for trench work, mixing concrete, working tarmac, and shovelling.

Product Description

Taper Mouth Shovels are sometimes preferred to Square Mouth Shovels for tasks such as digging out and backfilling trenches, mixing concrete, working tarmac, and other general shovelling jobs. The tapered blade moreover is also handy for working in tight corners, and makes breaking into aggregates a far less strenuous task. Part of Bulldog’s range of Premier Contractors Digging Tools, this shovel boasts an all-metal shaft – the strongest shaft available – plus a D-shaped handle for a comfortable and secure grip.

 The No.2 blade, sized at (L) 315mm x (W) 250mm, has been solid-forged with the socket from one piece of steel to give it maximum strength and durability. The all-metal shaft meanwhile is 28” (711mm) in length and ends in a D-shaped handle, comprised of a robust metal frame and a comfortable wooden grip.

Product Features
  • Ideal for trench work, concrete mixing, working tarmac, and general shovelling
  • Boasting a strong all-metal shaft measuring at 28” in length
  • Equipped with a highly durable No.2 blade (L 315mm x W 250mm) forged with the socket from a single piece of steel
  • Comfortable use ensured by the D-shaped metal & wood handle

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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