Intro: How to Fix a Shovel
I broke my shovel handle, trying to pry out a rock. Here is how to fix it:
1 - Cut off old handle pin
2 - Tap out old handle with a hammer
3 - Soak end of new handle in hot water for 10 minutes to make it more flexible
4 - Pound in new handle with a hammer
5 - Drill a hole for new handle pin
6 - Push in new handle pin
7 - Hammer end of pin flat to keep it from falling out.
8 - Done!