Garden Spade - 43" This is a full size spade with a larger blade and longer handle than the Garden Spade 36" overall. It is a solid, high quality spade for planting, digging in compost or turning your garden and perfect for edging. You'll be impressed with the quality details of this tool. From the one piece forged steel blade with a durable green powder-coated finish, to the solid ash handle with a comfortable "D" grip.
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- The blade design is flat with a sharp leading edge
- An Ash handle is fitted with a "D" style grip
- Great for digging, edging and planting
- Hand forged in England
- Handle is either American or German FSC Ash
- Specs: Length 43" x 7 1/2" Weight: 5 lbs
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Clarington Forge - Maintaining Quality and the Environment
Quality: These traditional garden tools are handmade at the Clarington Forge in Wigan, England. The blade is forged from steel with a tough powder coated green finish. Powder coating is a solvent free and heat treated process resulting in a superior and durable finish. Production of fine wooden handles at this location ensures a consistent product of the the highest quality. For any gardener who appreciates quality tools and a Lifetime Guarantee, these tools are built to stand up to tough work in the garden year after year.
Sustainability: The Clarington Forge meets strict British air quality emission standards, and the production process is designed to ensure the efficient use of materials. Wood handles are made from German and American Ash obtained from sustainable sources and are FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified. Waste from handle production is re-used by a local farm. The process used for forging the tool heads is designed to optimize the use of raw materials and all steel scrap is recycled. Packaging is designed to be minimal and easily recyclable. Beyond all this, the most sustainable aspect of these tools is their durability. These tools will continue to be used by generations to follow.