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Bulldog Tools Taper Mouth Shovel – Powerbreaker Insulated D Handle

£65.99inc vat

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

This Insulated Powerbreaker Taper Mouth Shovel is designed for digging holes and trenches in hard and compacted ground, featuring an epoxy-coated manganese steel blade with round corners for a greatly reduced risk of pipe and cable damage.

Product Description

Forged in Britain and built to be incredibly strong, durable, and long-lasting, this Insulated ‘Powerbreaker’ Taper Mouth Shovel is an ideal tool for digging holes and trenches in hard and compacted ground. Tested to 10,000 volts and guaranteed to 1,000 volts, this shovel has been manufactured to BS8020 standards and is supplied with a Certificate of Conformity.

 This Taper Mouth Shovel boasts a solid-forged manganese steel head (L 315mm x W 250mm) and socket, tempered for strength and rigidity and given an epoxy paint coating for added durability. The blade’s round corners meanwhile help to dramatically reduce penetration damage caused to underground pipes and cables when digging.

 This tool also features a solid 28” (711mm) fibreglass shaft with a YD grip handle for comfortable use, and a rubber collar with a wear sleeve to insulate and protect your hands.

Product Features
  • Tested to 10,000 volts, guaranteed to 1,000 volts, manufactured to BS8020 standards
  • Designed for digging holes and trenches in hard and compacted ground
  • Supplied with a Certificate of Conformity
  • Featuring a highly durable solid-forged manganese steel head (L 315mm x W 250mm) and socket, with round corners for less penetration damage; also tempered for strength and given an epoxy finish
  • Also featuring a strong 28” fibreglass shaft and D-handle for comfortable use
  • Insulated collar incorporates a wear sleeve to protect your hands

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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