This shorter version of the round point shovel has the same hand forged, high quality steel head, sharp point and shoe protectors as the long handle version but with on a D-handle. It is well suited for digging in any soil and the curved head moves a large amount of material.
The steel head is formed using a single heat process and fitted with an Ash hardwood handle.
Round Point Shovel with D-handle size -
- Length: 40 inches
- Head: 11 x 9 inches
- Approx. Weight: 4 lbs. 2 oz.
Located in the Forbach valley of Germany, SHW Schmiedetechnik has a long history of producing tools for gardening, forestry and agriculture They use a single piece of steel and one forging heat on a special high quality steel produced based on the long tradition of ironworking in the area.