With its tapered and cupped round-blade, the Corona Clipper round point hollow back shovel is a handy tool for efficient digging in a variety of soils. The tool's thick tempered-steel 14-gauge blade easily penetrates hard ground and slices through small roots with ease. The shovel's welded and closed-back design ensures strength and long-lasting durability, while its large forward-turned steps provide firm footing. The tool's design also includes a 48-inch solid-core fiberglass handle with a thick molded-poly jacket for added comfort. The shovel carries a limited lifetime warranty.