There is 1/2 heavy wire mesh galvannized screen on the back of the scoop for quick sifting. This mesh screen is the same mesh screen we use on all of our scoops and it lasts a very long, long time.The 1-1/4 diameter handle is also stainless steel. The scoop bucket is almost 13" long by 5" in diameter. The bucket is 14 gauge stainless steel.
There is also a 1 stainless steel bar welded to the top of the scoop for bucket strength. There is a round stainless tubing welded on the back of the bucket to the handle for strength and for a foot kicker. Overall length of this scoop is about 49 long.
There is a rubber hand grip for comfort. This scoop is made for wet sand and dry sand beach hunting.This scoop weighs just under 6 pounds. The item "METAL DETECTOR- RTG 5 LONGNOSE STAINLESS BEACH SCOOP" is in sale since Monday, April 26, 2010. This item is in the category "Consumer Electronics\Gadgets & Other Electronics\Metal Detector Accessories".outfitters" and is located in WI. This item can be shipped to United States.