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Dib Dib

Advantages: Solidly built, comfortable to use and quick, low cost
Disadvantages: Resin coating is scratched (but after extensive use)

When I took on a second allotment I decided to get a few extra tools. The two plots are not so far apart that carrying tools between them would be onerous, but an ongoing water problem means I could not practice the usual hygiene and clean tools before go ...

ryeb 01.07.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Elements Dibber

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Forking Good

Advantages: Well made
Disadvantages: None

This Spear and Jackson traditional weed fork comes with an impressive 10 year guarantee and is well crafted and ideal for weeding flower beds. Weeding is probably my least favourite garden chore that has to be carried out but as my other half is not exact ...

sympatic 02.09.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Spear&Jackson Spear & Jackson Traditional Weedfork

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Fantastic value for money hand trowel!

Advantages: Fairly durable, Light weight, comfortable handle, readily available, very cheap price, nice finish
Disadvantages: Trowel head could bend from heavy use, bright coloured paintwork could make it easier to find

The Spear & Jackson Hand trowel from the Elements range is a gardening tool ideally suited to digging and planting seeds and other small plants. Iíve used the product extensively in 18 months Iíve owned the product mainly on my vegetable patch. The produc ...

Revo9 30.07.2011 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Elements Range Hand Trowel

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Soon be gardening time again

Advantages: good little trowel
Disadvantages: none

...When my father died I inherited some of his gardening tools. One of the items was a Spear and Jackson transplant trowel.. This one in good condition and a good make. This Spear and Jackson towel has a 25 year guarantee. Mind you I donít know when this on ...

mumsymary 15.02.2010 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Elements Range Transplanting Trowel

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Trowel and error

Advantages: Sturdy and useful trowel, rust resistant and solid
Disadvantages: None for me

I bought the Spear and Jackson Elements hand trowel about 18 months ago after one of my others disappeared somewhere in the garden that I work in. [It has recently re-surfaced in the compost heap!] I have several trowels in my possession for just that rea ...

ryeb 11.03.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Spear & Jackson Elements Hand Trowel

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