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Heavy duty tool with ratchet action for easy cutting in short steps - ideal for cutting thicker, harder branches. Rust resistant PTFE-coated carbon steel upper blade ensures lasting sharpness whilst the strong, lightweight aluminium handles are finished with soft-feel, non-slip grips for user comfort.

Heavy duty tool with ratchet action for easy cutting in short steps - ideal for cutting thicker, harder branches. Rust resistant PTFE-coated carbon steel upper blade ensures lasting sharpness whilst the strong, lightweight aluminium handles are finished with soft-feel, non-slip grips for user comfort.
Average Customer Rating:
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12 of 13(92%)reviewers would recommend this product.
Customer Reviews for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
Review 1 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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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)"
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Review 2 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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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"
Review 3 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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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."
Review 4 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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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."
Review 5 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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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!"
Review 6 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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Lop-tastic
5 Dec 2013
By Brewfix
, London
"These Spear & Jackson quality anvil loppers are certainly worth their price. Good strong sturdy build, easy ratchet cutting system makes lopping thicker branches a doddle with minimum effort. I've no hesitation in recommending these as a useful addition to your kit if your work or pastime involves tree lopping."
1 of 1 people found this review helpful.
Review 7 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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LOPPERS
16 Oct 2013
By PAULTHEPAINTER5
, TENBURY WELLS
"Absolutely fantastic. They cut very thick boughs and easy to use. Very strong but lightweight."
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Review 8 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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Must have garden tool
7 Oct 2013
By Frankly
, Bath
"Excellent product, has made prunning trees a pleasure rather than a chore.."
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9 Sep 2012
By ITFC
, Woodbridge
"Very good item excelant product and works well good make and quality would highly recomend"
Review 10 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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Very powerful
21 Jul 2012
By Broadwayman
, Essex
"These loppers replaced a previous pair (cheaper & inferior make) that snapped while I was using them. Spear & Jackson is a respected make so I trusted what I was buying and they have a ten year guarantee. They are very powerful and cut through quite thick branches. The ratchet system works perfectly, making light work of lopping. One very small drawback is that as you open the handles the blades spring right open, so you have to work the handles a few times if the branch is not very thick. Small complaint though and would certainly recommend them."
Review 11 for Spear & Jackson Razorsharp Advance Telescopic Ratchet Anvil Loppers 40"
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loppers
11 May 2012
By Johnyboy3
, ABERDEEN
"fantastic product saved me lots of time when taking out a hedge"
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Spear & Jackson loppers
18 Jun 2014
By bobbaxmon
, N E Somerset
"I am very impressed with the performance of this product. It made easy work of cutting thick branches of a pyracantha hedge which I wished to cut back."
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Fell to pieces
18 Feb 2013
By characias
, Reading
"Unfortunately this superb tool failed through inadequate fasteners. After three weeks the nylon antislip nuts had loosened to the extent that a spring fell out and the loppers no longer worked. When they worked they were wonderful, the cutting blade and anvil are great, however they seem to have been assembled by an accountant rather than an engineer."
2 of 2 people found this review helpful.