The All Metal Taper Mouth Shovel is ideal for trench work, concrete mixing, tarmac and shovelling. The solid forged blade and socket are correctly tempered for strength and durability. Bulldog use a unique specification steel which results in exceptionally strong tool heads with the flexibility to absorb all the shock and pressure of hard work, without distorting or breaking. The tapering of the blade makes breaking into aggregate easier every time. This shovel features a YD grip with a wooden cross dowel for added comfort.