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 I keep all my tools sharpened. Work goes quicker and easier with sharp tools. I keep all my tools sharpened. Work goes quicker and easier with sharp tools.
  
-A shovel with a curved blade depends on its edge to easily penetrate tough soil, roots and other materials. Keep this edge sharp with regular cleaning and sharpening. Use a large file at about and match the angle of the file with the bevel on the blade, generally about a 30 degree angle to help the shovel keep its edge.+A shovel with a curved blade depends on its edge to easily penetrate tough soil, roots and other materials. Keep this edge sharp with regular cleaning and sharpening. Use a large file and match the angle of the file with the bevel on the blade, generally about a 30 degree angle to help the shovel keep its edge.
  
 <note tip>And don't leave good garden tools out in the weather where the wood dries out and the metal rusts!</​note>​ <note tip>And don't leave good garden tools out in the weather where the wood dries out and the metal rusts!</​note>​
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