Auger / Two man earth drill

Machine Applications:

Drilling holes in ground for planting wooden or concrete posts or poles.  Used in agriculture for planting wine posts, fencing posts or tree planting.

Machine Description:

The Ground Hog C-71-5 is two-man earth drill designed to deliver years of reliable service with superior performance. It has been a proven performer for over 40 years. It’s rugged design promotes durability and requires very little maintenance.

The heart of this unit is our time-tested transmission. The transmission is an efficient worm drive design utilizing alloy steel shafts, large tapered roller bearings and our standard 7/8” square auger drive.

Aluminium castings are used throughout the C-71-5's construction to produce a unit that is both strong and lightweight. The C-71-5 uses an air cooled centrifugal clutch and a trigger-type, return-style throttle. Both operator positions are equipped with individual stop switches and tubular steel handlebars.

Machine Specifications:

Maximum Auger Speed: 160 rpm @ 3600 engine rpm (no load)
Maximum Torque: 192 ft. lbs. torque (approximate)
Max. Auger Diameter: 12 inches (31 cm)

Weight: 72 lbs. (33 kg)
Length: 40.5 inches (103 cm)
Width: 30 inches (76 cm)
Height: 20.5 inches (52 cm)

Consumables sold and other equipment normally on hire with this:

3 x bit sizes 100mm – 150mm -300mm
Rakes and spades

Safety Equipment suggested:

Safety goggles
Ear plugs

Branch details

ATHLONE
021 696 8396
BELLVILLE
021 949 3570
BRACKENFELL
021 981 9002
CAPE TOWN
021 462 2337
CLAREMONT
021 683 3695
MAITLAND
021 593 8690
MONTAGUE GARDENS
021 552 4814
PAROW
021 930 0724
STEENBERG
021 701 7333