This all aluminum sand scoop is extra lightweight and very easy to use. The aluminum bucket has 5/8" diameter holes punched into the sides and the back of the scoop. The bucket of the sand scoop is 5" in diameter by 9" long. The anodized handle is welded to the top of the sand scoop. The handle has a curve in it for easy digging and has an orange rubber grip for comfort. This ultra lightweight sand scoop weighs about 1 pound. This is a very durable sand scoop yet very easy to carry. Made in the U.S.A.