'Safe-lock' feature is steel anchored for added head retention and extra security. The 34-inch fiberglass handle provides plenty of purchase and well-balanced control. The forged steel head is highly durable and hard-wearing.
Some users say the blades dull quickly and need to be resharpened.
Rubber handle grip encases the double inject fiberglass handle. Notable for its great action, which makes it easy to work with for long periods with a great balance. Well-made and long-lasting
Users report the head can slip from the handle after long periods of use.
We love the anti-vibration handle that's ideal when using this mattock for long periods. SureGrip rubber grip is comfortable to hold. Steel forged head is hard-wearing and durable. High digging efficiency provided by the integrated fin feature.
May be too lightweight for certain jobs.
The high-quality 16-inch American hickory wood handle is durable and provides a great striking action. The angled head means this mattock has multiple uses in the garden. Highly functional and hard-wearing. Assembled in the USA.
The prongs on the tiller side are flat – could be more useful if sharpened.
Stands out for its durable fiberglass handle that won't damage in extreme hot or cold weather. It's extremely long-lasting. Offers a great action and good balance. The head is hard-wearing and rustproof.
The head and handle arrive separately, and need to be assembled.
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