Forged carbon steel for exceptional strength Solid ash hardwood handle Lifetime guarantee. This short-handled classic double hoe from DeWit combines a traditional hoe and a heart shaped blade in one versatile tool. Ideal for working in small beds, borders and between plants, the tool’s pointed blade can be used for loosening soil and light digging, while the hoe cultivates, clears weeds and moves soil. The robust tool head is one-piece forged from carbon steel for superior strength, and fitted to a shock-resistant smooth ash handle for comfortable use. The gently tapered handle is thickest at the end to keep the tool head securely in place. A great companion for cultivating the vegetable plot, allotment or garden. Measurements: Head 23cm x 6.5cm Total length 40cm Weight 0.5kg Please note: it is an offence to sell knives and other cutting tools to persons under the age of 18. By ordering this item, you are declaring that you are at least 18 years of age. About DeWit tools The Dutch are renowned for making the world’s finest garden tools, and DeWit is the most respected name of all. Founded in 1898, the family owned toolmaker combines old-fashioned quality and craftsmanship with innovative design to create superior tools that last a lifetime. Every tool is hand-forged in the Netherlands from tough boron steel – shaped, sharpened and burnished for durability, giving it the same blackened patina as traditional Edwardian tools. Each is fitted with an FSC-certified solid ash handle for ultimate strength and shock resistance, oiled to provide first-class protection against the elements. All DeWit tools come with a lifetime guarantee against manufacturing defects, making them a truly once in a lifetime purchase.