Product Info

General Equipment One-Man Post Hole Digger

General Equipment One-Man Post Hole Digger

  • Manufacturer: General Equipment
  • Model Number: M240H

The 240H Hole Digger is the first professional-series, one-man, hand-held gasoline-powered auger to feature an all position, 4 Stroke engine. No more mixing oil with gas. No more separate fuel cans. And, no more smoky, 2 Stroke exhaust mess because of the Honda engine burns cleaner and meets current EPA emission standards.

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Available auger sizes are 4", 6", and 8". 36" length 15" extension is also available.

The 240H is built with professional features that make it ideal both contractors and homeowners alike. Performance to dig up to an 8 inch diameter hole in a variety of soil classifications. Built with oversized ball bearings, heat treated shafts and precision, machine-cut gears designed to deliver long service life and high ROI. The unique Comfort-Zone™ operator handle design helps maximize operator strength while reducing the effects of kickback and body fatigue. For use with the 2135 Series earth augers and auger extension.

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" diameter, all-metal, automatic-centrifugal, slips on overload.
Driveshaft Connection: 1" round
Maximum Drilling Torque: 51 ft. lbs.