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S&J Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"

S&J Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
Average Customer Rating:
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Rating Breakdown 35 reviews
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34 of 35(97%)reviewers would recommend this product.
Customer Reviews for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers
Review 1 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers
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Excellent Build Quality
31 Aug 2015
By HandyManAbz
, Birmingham
" Excellent build quality, they just happened to be chaepest in screwfix at the time compared to all other internet prices. "
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ratchet shears
28 Aug 2015
By ifora
, west mids
" not much to say really they are 10 star the muts nuts "
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Amazing
29 Jul 2015
By Clembun
, Kidsgrove
" Oh my life, these are the ultimate in shrub destruction! "
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
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Excellent Product
19 Jul 2015
By Anonymous
, Ripon
" I've owned a couple of different loppers, and these feel and perform like the best. The cutting blade is very sharp and the ratchet mechanism works well, cutting through 25mm branches with ease. The safety locking feature and the extending arm locks are also good.
One word of caution: don't buy these for cutting lots of small branches, where a pair of secateurs will do the job. The ratchet mechanism on these loppers requires that every cut comprises 4 separate movements of the arms to progressively cut the branch, so it's a slow but very effective process! "
4 of 4 people found this review helpful.
Review 5 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers
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Extended loppers
1 Jul 2015
By Rick2930
, Devon
" Look impressive feel a bit cheap considering the price hope they work as good as they look "
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Review 6 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers
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loopers
24 Jun 2015
By dazza72
, england/middlesex
" These garden loopers just look awesome without even using them, strong heavy duty for the work i do, telescopic to reach higher and razor sharp, another great purchase from screwfix "
0 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Review 7 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers
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Quality item
30 May 2015
By TBob
, Essex
" This item is a quality well built item; Requires a short period of use to get used to having a ratchet system; that is that one arm does the cutting by using like a pump action, as a result it takes two or three pumps to complete a cut, so if you have a lot of small diameter wood to cut you may want a non ratchet (normal pair). As I don't use these loppers to earn a living they are an ideal all rounder built to last. "
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Cutting Edge Power
22 May 2015
By theEQUALIZER
, Lymington
" Heavy Duty, lightweight with ergonomic cutting action, razor sharp blade and capable of effortlessly slicing through branches up to 2" thick! Why did I leave it so long 'til buying one of these? "
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Great tool
19 May 2015
By IONEL
, WESTBOURNE
" Very pleased,arrived in time,a very solid tool .
I would highly recommended!
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Brilliant item
12 Dec 2014
By Banksy
, Ormskirk Lancs
" Loppers arrived well packed and before estimated delivery time. Very robust. After a minute or two I had sussed out how they worked. Was so pleased that I went out in the rain and started cutting some branches which were slightly bigger than 50mm dia. Worked an absolute treat. Eventually was ordered by 'er in -doors' to put my new toy away and get in from the rain. Just wait for the next dry day though ! "
8 of 8 people found this review helpful.
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Anvil Loppers
2 Dec 2014
By WoodbridgeP
, Ipswich
" After using some cheaper loppers in the past and either the blades being blunt ot the handles bending/failing, these loppers felt really robust and had no problem cutting through a 50mm branch. "
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Spear & Jackson Ratchet Anvil
8 Sep 2014
By Golferbaz
, Stoke on Trent
" Unfortunately I did not do enough research on this product, when I got them home and tried them I soon realised I had bought the wrong ones. I originally read the description but wrongly thought they worked with a scissor action but unfortunately they don't. You need to ratchet the cutting blade several times to make a cut and as only needed to cut quite thin branches this was a real pain. I did however experiment with them to cut much thicker branches and they worked really well. So ideally you could do with two types one with the scissor action for those thin branches and this one for the thicker ones. Try before you buy would have been best or you need to have an understanding of how they work. "
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SHRUB DESTRUCTION!
29 Aug 2014
By Timberworm
, Bristol
" Having struggled for years with pruning various large shrubs and trees with low branches, using cheap and cheerful loppers, these make a difficult task easy. Using the ratchet means it is not a quick fix but persevere and the results are excellent - neat cut, large diameters. Should have spent the money before. "
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
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S&J Loppers
2 Aug 2014
By GordonGlos
, Gloucester
" Just trimmed a yew tree with up to 2 inch branches; the S&J Ratchet Anvil Loppers made the job so easy that I wish I had bought some a long time ago "
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Loppers - Top Tool
31 Jul 2014
By TreeLopper
, Leicestershire
" Bought these after some debate - absolutely brilliant - did what it said on the tin (albeit no tin). "
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Great loppers
18 Jul 2014
By Frembrit
, Bath
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" As others have said, great for thick branches as the ratchet provides staged cutting. It takes 4 open-close actions to fully cut.
Handles are easy to extend and stay locked at the length you set.
I cut quite a lot of branches and they did begin to feel heavy after a while, but tiredness had to play a part there. (see photo) "
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High quality lopping shears
9 Jul 2014
By Screwfixeditforme
, Aberdeen
" Exceptionally good for thick branches as the ratchet system provides staged powerful cuts "
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Powerful Loppers
5 Jul 2014
By doubler
, Harrow
" I have used these to cut through trees up to 40cm in diameter. With the extending handle get a lot of leverage. Do need long arms and plenty of room to take full advantage. Very impressed. "
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Just tried them, looking good
9 Jun 2014
By Chris2000
, Derby
" Only tried them a couple of times but they cut through 50mm branches without any problems and give a nice clean cut. "
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Quality
1 Jun 2014
By Stanley1
, Warwickshire
" I just finished taking down two large Leylandii trees and in the process, totally abused these loppers. They cut everything I threw at them and are still going strong. Buy these now before they change the design to make them less durable! "
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