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Spear & Jackson - great quality

Advantages: Great quality, lightweight, comfortable to hold, geared design.
Disadvantages: More expensive than some pairs of shears.

...impressions I own a number of garden tools from the Spear & Jackson range. I know the quality if very good and I like how the handles are all the same, so I have matching items for the garden such as these shears, my edging shears and pruning ...

danielclark691 12.02.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Hedge Shears

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Who ever thought Jackson's spear could trim you edges..??

Advantages: Easy to use, well made, good price and long lasting
Disadvantages: not adjustable handles

It’s that time of year again, warmer weather upon us, the odd dry day amongst the many wet ones, the bees buzzing around your ears, the wasps stinging you in the rear… and the awful time when you realise that your garden is starting to resemble a sc ...

blissman70 04.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Edging Shears

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Life On The Edge

Advantages: Makes for lighter work
Disadvantages: None at all

I have had to give in and buy a pair of long handled edging shears, for as long as I can remember I have always knelt down to trim the edges of my lawn but lately I have found that the constant pressure on my knees and back means that I am taking more tha ...

Sarahjh1 14.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Wilkinson Sword Long Handled Edging Shear 421770

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Cheers, Shears!

Advantages: Excellent material strength, sharp blades that will last!
Disadvantages: Plastic grips can become slippery, can't cut any thicker than 5cm well.

...After the mild success I received from my Wilkinson trowel and a few other bits and bobs I've sampled from the company in recent times, it has come to my attention that I have failed to review another Wilkinson product I own, the 'Lawn Shear 421770', whic ...

bilbobaginz123 29.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Wilkinson Sword Long Handled Edging Shear 421770

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Help stop the neighbours moaning about your overhanging bits....

Advantages: Easy to use, extendable handles, good cutting edge and good at its job
Disadvantages: none really, although a rachet mechanism would make life easier

It’s that time of year again… the weather warming up, bringing out the many colours of the flowers in the garden, birds making nests in the bushes for their next generation of fledglings to sing their morning song that wakes us up with a smile each ...

blissman70 13.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Bahco Expert Telescopic Bypass Lopper

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