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General Equipment Hand Held Augers

242H EPIC Series One Man Hole Digger 262H EPIC Series Two Man Hole Digger 332H EPIC Series Two Man Hole Digger 348H EPIC Series Two Man Hole Digger
242H EPIC Series
One Man Hole Digger
262H EPIC Series
Two Man Hole Digger
332H EPIC Series
Two Man Hole Digger
348H EPIC Series
Two Man Hole Digger

EPIC Series one and two man, hand-held machines are the industry leader in design, operational features, ergonomic comfort and operator control. The EPIC Series line of hole diggers sets the industry standard for performance, service requirements and return on investment. Exclusive Power-GRIP and Power-FLEX operator handles help to reduce the effects of kickback, vibrations, operator stress and fatigue while increasing operational safety. Rugged, precision machined, all-gear drive transmissions deliver top notch digging power and extremely low maintenance costs. Transmissions don't bind, slip or squeal and there's no belts to break. The all-metal centrifugal clutch slips when encountering overload conditions in tough soils or buried objects. A wide range of heavy duty augers up to 18 inches in diameter is at your beck and call. If you get one of them stuck in the ground, all hole diggers have the Auger-LOK feature for easy removal.

Models and Accessories
242H Epic Series One Man Hole Digger 2 - 8 inch
262H Epic Series Teo Man Hole Digger 2 - 12 inch
332H Epic Series Teo Man Hole Digger 2 - 18 inch
348H Epic Series Teo Man Hole Digger 2 - 18 inch

 

240H Series Hole Digger

242H EPIC SERIES ONE MAN HOLE DIGGER

The 242H EPIC Series hand-held Hole Digger features an all position, 4-stroke engine. No mixing oil with gas or separate fuel cans. And, no more smoky exhaust with a Honda engine that meets current EPA emission standards. The 242H is built with professional features that make it ideal for both contractors and homeowners alike. Performance to dig up to an 8 inch diameter hole in a variety of soil classifications. Built with oversized bearings, heat treated shafts and precise, machine-cut gears designed to deliver long service life and high ROI.

The unique, ergonomically engineered Power-GRIP operator handle helps maximize control, strength and balance plus, dampens vibration and reduces the effects of kickback and body fatigue while increasing overall digging comfort, productivity and jobsite safety.

The 242H is also equipped with the convenient Auger-LOK for removing stuck augers. For use with the 2135 Series earth augers and auger extension.

Features:

  • All metal centrifugal clutch
  • Precision, spur gear transmission
  • Comfort Zone operator handle
  • Magura twist grip throttle control

POWER SOURCE

  • Type: Honda GX35, all-position, 4 Stroke
  • Horsepower: 1.3
  • Starter: Hand rewind
  • Fuel: Gasoline, unleaded automotive grade


TRANSMISSION

  • Type: Totally-enclosed, spur gear, grease-lubricated
  • Nominal Auger Rotation Speed: 166 RPM, no load
  • Clutch: 3 inch diameter, all-metal, automatic-centrifugal, slips on overload.
  • Driveshaft Connection: 1 inch round
  • Maximum Drilling Torque: 51 ft. lbs.


AUGER

  • Diameter Range: 2 to 8 inch
  • Standard Digging Depth: 30 inch Auger Extension: Non-flighted, plain tube, extends depth to 45 inch
262H EPIC SERIES TWO MAN HOLE DIGGER

262H EPIC SERIES TWO MAN HOLE DIGGER

The 262H EPIC Series hand-held Hole Digger offers an uncompromising balance of power, performance and utility in a lightweight, two-man Hole Digger. Its Honda engine directly mounts to a totally enclosed, oil-lubricated transmission for maximum efficiency and is equipped with the convenient Auger-LOK for removing stuck augers. Inside a high capacity, all-metal centrifugal clutch delivers maximum digging power and consistent performance over an extended service life.

The exclusive Power-Flex ergonomically engineered composite operator handles maximize control, strength and balance while helping to dampen vibrations. The effects of kickback and fatigue are reduced while increasing overall digging comfort, productivity and jobsite safety. The smooth operating, 4-stroke engine meets applicable emission and noise standards and provides the competitive edge when tackling the tough demands of both industrial and construction related hole digging projects.

The 262H Hole Digger is ideally suited for the home owner and small contractor alike. for use with the 2135 Series earth augers and auger extension.

POWER SOURCE

  • Type: Honda GCV160, 4 Stroke
  • Horse Power: 4.4 HP
  • Starter: Hand rewind
  • Fuel: Gasoline, unleaded automotive grade


TRANSMISSION

  • Type: Totally-enclosed, spur geared, double reduction oil bath lubricated
  • Nominal Auger Rotation Speed: 162 RPM, no load
  • Clutch: 3 inch (76mm) diameter all-metal automatic-centrifugal, slips on overload
  • Drive shaft Connection: 1 inch (25.4mm) Round
  • Maximum Drilling Torque: 134 ft. lbs. (182 N.m)
  • Transmission Lock: Manually deployed


AUGER

  • Diameter: 2 inch (51mm) to 12 inch (305mm)
  • Extension: Non-flighted plain tube, depth to 45 inch (1143mm)
332H EPIC SERIES TWO MAN HOLE DIGGER

332H EPIC SERIES TWO MAN HOLE DIGGER

The 332H EPIC Series hand-held Hole Digger is designed to tackle a wide range of construction related hole digging projects...from simple backyard fencing to complex landscaping and soil sampling.

Each is built with a time-proven transmission that includes oversized bearings, heat treated shafts and precision, machine-cut gears that has created an industry wide reputation for delivering long service life and exceptional ROI. All with the power and performance to dig up to 18 inch (457 mm) diameter holes in a wide variety of soil classifications. When an auger becomes stuck use the convenient Auger-LOK to remove it.

The exclusive Power-Flex ergonomically engineered composite operator handles maximize control, strength and balance while helping to dampen vibrations. The effects of kickback and fatigue are reduced while increasing overall digging comfort, productivity and jobsite safety. For use with the 4400 Series earth augers and 5500 Series auger extensions

POWER SOURCE

  • Type: GXV160 Honda,4 Stroke
  • Horse Power: 5.5 HP
  • Starter: Hand rewind
  • Fuel: Gasoline, unleaded automotive grade


TRANSMISSION

  • Type: Totally-enclosed,spur geared, double reduction oil bath lubricated
  • Nominal Auger Rotation Speed: 3600 RPM, 144 rpm, no load
  • Clutch: 3 inch (76mm) diameter all-metal automatic-centrifugal, slips on overload.
  • Drive shaft Connection: 1-3/8 inch (35mm) Hexagon
  • Maximum Drilling Torque: 190 ft. lbs. (74 N.m)


AUGER

  • Diameter: 2 inch (51mm) to 18 inch (457mm)
  • Extention: Flighted and Non-flighted plain tube, depth to 45 inch (1143mm)
348H EPIC SERIES TWO MAN HOLE DIGGER

348H EPIC SERIES TWO MAN HOLE DIGGER

The 348H EPIC Series hand-held Hole Digger is designed to tackle a wide range of construction related hole digging projects...from simple backyard fencing to complex landscaping and soil sampling.

Each is built with a time-proven transmission that includes oversize bearings, heat treated shafts and precision, machine-cut gears that has created an industry wide reputation for delivering long service life and exceptional ROI. All with the power and performance to dig up to 18 inch (457 mm) diameter holes in a wide variety of soil classifications. When an auger becomes stuck use the convenient Auger-LOK to remove it.

The exclusive Power-FLEX ergonomically engineered composite operator handles maximize control, strength and balance while helping to dampen vibrations. The effects of kickback and fatigue are reduced while increasing overall digging comfort, productivity and jobsite safety. For use with PSD/PLDBH Series augers and auger extension.

POWER SOURCE

  • Type: GXV160 Honda, All- Position, 4 Stroke
  • Horse Power: 5.5 HP
  • Starter: Hand rewind
  • Fuel: Gasoline, unleaded automotive grade


TRANSMISSION

  • Type: Totally-enclosed, grease- lubricated
  • Nominal Auger Rotation Speed: 3600 RPM, no load
  • Clutch: 3 inch (76mm) diameter all-metal automatic-centrifugal, slips on overload.
  • Drive shaft Connection: 7/8 inch (22mm) Ground Hog Type
  • Maximum Drilling Torque: 190 ft. lbs. (74 N.m)


AUGER

  • Diameter: 2 inch (51mm) to 18 inch (457mm)
  • Extention: Flighted and Non-flighted plain tube, depth to 45 inch (1143mm)

242H
DIGGER, MAN, ONE, 1.3HP, 1RD - PROFESSIONAL QUALITY, ONE MAN, HAND-HELD HOLE DIGGER. HONDA GX 35 ENGINE. DIGS UP TO AN 8 INCH DIAMETER HOLE.** STILL PROUDLY MADE IN THE USA - SHIPS FED-EX OR UPS EST WEIGHT = 34 LBS
Mfg. item #: 242H
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262H
DIGGER, MAN, TWO, 4.4HP, 1RD - PROFESSIONAL QUALITY, TWO MAN, HAND-HELD HOLE DIGGER. HONDA GCV160 ENGINE. DIGS UP TO A 12 INCH DIAMETER HOLE.** STILL PROUDLY MADE IN THE USA - SHIPS FED-EX OR UPS EST WEIGHT = 81 LBS
Mfg. item #: 262H
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$1,479.87

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332H
DIGGER, MAN, TWO, 5.5HP, 1.38HEX - PROFESSIONAL QUALITY, TWO MAN, HAND-HELD HOLE DIGGER WITH ADDED DIGGING POWER. HONDA GXV160 ENGINE. DIGS UP TO AN 18 INCH DIAMETER HOLE.** STILL PROUDLY MADE IN THE USA - SHIPS FED-EX OR UPS EST WEIGHT = 91 LBS
Mfg. item #: 332H
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348H
DIGGER, MAN, TWO, 5.5HP, .88SQ
Mfg. item #: 348H
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