Bulldog Tools Taper Mouth Treaded Shovel No2 Head 28 inch Polyfibre MYD Handle
- Availability: Discontinued
- Estimated Dispatch: No longer available
- Manufacturer: Bulldog Tools
- Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland
Ideal for trench work, mixing concrete, working tarmac, and general shovelling duties, this shovel features a highly durable No.2 steel blade with a tapered design and flat treads on its upper edge, protecting your shoes and preventing slippage.
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This model of Bulldog’s Premier Taper Mouth Shovel has the added benefit of flat treads welded to the blade’s upper edge. These allow you to use the power of your legs in the digging action whilst protecting your footwear and preventing you from slipping when working in wet and muddy conditions. Sometimes preferred over the Square Mouth Shovel, this tool is designed for trench work, concrete mixing, working tarmac, and other general shovelling tasks.
The blade meanwhile is a No.2 head, sized at (L) 315mm x (W) 250mm and solid-forged with the socket from one piece of steel, ensuring excellent strength and durability, and meaning there are no welds or weak points. Its tapered design also makes this shovel ideal for digging in areas where space is tight. The 28” (711mm) shaft is equally tough, boasting a solid fibreglass construction. Finally, comfortable use is ensured by the D-shaped handle, consisting of a robust metal frame and a wooden grip.
- Ideal for trench work, concrete mixing, working tarmac, and general shovelling
- Featuring a No.2 steel blade (L 315mm x W 250mm) forged with the socket from one piece of steel for excellent strength and durability
- Treads protect your footwear and prevent slippage in wet/muddy conditions
- Also featuring a 28” solid fibreglass shaft
- User comfort ensured by the D-shaped metal & wood handle
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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