FD Ryan broadfork
The FD Ryan broadfork is a specialised tool for reworking existing garden beds, allowing deep cultivation of the soil without excessive mixing or damage to the soil profile. This heavy-duty broadfork features all steel construction, flat tynes and offset handles. It’s made in Melbourne by F.D.Ryan, Traditional Australian
Choose between Five or Seven heavy duty tynes. The tynes are laser cut from 6mm Bissalloy (hardened and tempered plate) 350mm deep and tapers from 40mm down to a fine sharpened point. The 5 tyne version has a 450mm working distance ( between outside tynes, while the 7 tyne version is 650mm. Custom widths available on request. The handles are heavy duty steel tube with extra re-enforcement. They are offset by 30 degrees from the blade angle to improve leverage when pulling back.
Australian Made Garden Tools.
Available in 5 tyne or 7
Please note that this product is hand made and can take up to four weeks before delivery.
About FD Ryan:
F.D. RYAN are artisan toolmakers. Named as a tribute to their great grandfather Fredrick Daniel Ryan, a pioneer blacksmith and toolmaker.
Today they make tools of strength, function and beauty, using the materials and techniques of a bygone era. Their tools are unique yet practical, hand made for the discerning gardener who appreciates quality.