See Bulldog Tools being made

Our next tour dates are: 15th February 16th February 1st March 9th March 20th July 21st July To reserve a place, email your details to Fred at fred@rollins.co.uk. A typical tour will normally take around 3 hours including introduction, tour and refreshments. There is a maximum of 12 people per session, so make sure you…

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Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 7th January 2011 | 0 Comments

Christmas Gift Ideas for Gardeners

If you’re looking to buy a Bulldog Tool for a loved one or gardening colleague this Christmas (or even both!) here are our most popular tools at this time of year: Premier Forged Spades & Forks Alan Titchmarsh Range Children’s Tools To get your tools in time for Christmas – find Bulldog Tool stockists here.

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Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 7th December 2010 | 0 Comments

Wooden D Handles

Bulldog Tools (22nd July 2009)

This photo shows wooden “D” handles being steamed, to be used for both spades and forks. The beauty of this handle is both in it’s design and the way it moulds to the hand over time. All our wooden handles are made from Ash which we get from renewable sources in Germany and the USA.…

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Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 23rd September 2010 | 1 Comment

British Standards

All our solid-forged digging tools are made to British Standard BS3388. Tools made to this standard have to deviate no more than 25mm from their original shape after sustaining a pressure of 150lbs at the end of their handle. We are proud to say that Bulldog spades normally return to within just 2 or 3mm…

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Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 8th September 2010 | 0 Comments

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