Making The World's Biggest Spade

wls2

To be an exact replica and eligible for the Guinness book of records our record-breaking spade had to be made to the same design and from the same materials as our normal garden spades. Here’s how we did it. The blade was made from a 6mm thick piece of sheet steel. After being laser cut…

Read More

Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 12th February 2010 | 2 Comments

The World's Largest Spade!

worlds largest spade

Bulldog Tools is proud to announce that we now have the Guinness World Record™ for the largest garden spade in the world! Here’s a picture of it at our factory. As our regular readers will know, this year is our 230th anniversary. We wanted to mark the event with something special and making the world’s…

Read More

Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 4th February 2010 | 16 Comments

Snow shovels

Can you remember the last time we had snow like this? In one month we have sold more Bulldog snow shovels than we did in the last two years! Whilst we build up stocks of our snow shovels again, we can heartily recommend our Evergreen shovel as a worthy replacement. It is solid forged and…

Read More

Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 13th January 2010 | 0 Comments

Forging A Spade

We are delighted to bring you an updated version of our factory tour video. This is the first part of a series of videos that show the different stages of manufacture at Clarington Forge. This video focuses on forging a Junior Spade, stay tuned for other videos of the different processes which go on at…

Read More

Posted in Our Tools By Stuart Elsom On 1st June 2009 | 0 Comments

Newer Posts
Older Posts