Closed Back design adds strength and prevents dirt buildup.
Shovel features 14 gauge heat-treated blades that have a welded back to strengthen and prevent dirt build up. Wood handles are top grade American Ash. Blade measures 8-3/4-inch x 11-1/2-inch with a handle lift of 28-1/2-inch. Weight 5 lb 10 oz. Handle length: 48-inch. Lifetime warranty.