Bulldog Tools Taper Mouth Shovel No2 Head 28 inch Polyfibre D Handle
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- Manufacturer: Bulldog Tools
- Delivery Charge: £3.95 on orders under £50
This Premier Taper Mouth Shovel from Bulldog is sometimes preferred to the Square Mouth Shovel for trench work, concrete mixing, working tarmac, and other shovelling duties. This tool boasts a strong and durable No.2 steel blade, and a 28 inch shaft.
Sometimes preferred as an alternative to the Square Mouth Shovel, this Premier Taper Mouth Shovel is ideal for digging out and backfilling trenches, mixing concrete, working tarmac, and doing other general shovelling jobs. Featuring a tapered No.2 blade which is especially useful for working in tight spots, this model also boasts a shaft and handle made from one solid polyfibreglass piece.
The No.2 blade (L 315mm x W 250mm) has been solid-forged with the socket from a single piece of steel for excellent strength and durability. The polyfibreglass shaft meanwhile is 28” (711mm) in length and ends in a D-shaped handle for a secure and comfortable grip.
- Designed for trench work, concrete mixing, working tarmac, and general shovelling jobs
- Featuring a highly durable tapered No.2 blade (L 315mm x W 250mm), forged with the socket from one piece of steel
- Also featuring a 28” shaft and comfortable D-shaped handle made from a single tough polyfibreglass piece
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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