The 240H Hole Digger a professional grade, one-man, hand-held gasoline-powered auger. The General Equipment 240H features an all position, 4 Stroke engine.
No need to mix oil with gas anymore, no more separate fuel cans, and, no more smoky exhaust because the Honda engine burns cleaner and meets current EPA emission standards. Performance to dig up to an 8 inch (203 mm) 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 Comfort-Zone™ operator handle design helps minimize kickback.
For use with the 2135 Series earth augers and auger extension.
Type: Honda GX35, all-position, 4 Stroke
Horsepower: 1.3 (1.0 Kw)
Starter: Hand rewind
Fuel: Gasoline, unleaded automotive grade
Type: Totally-enclosed, spur gear, grease-lubricated
Nominal Auger Rotation Speed: 166 RPM, no load
Clutch: 3″ (76mm) diameter, all-metal, automatic-centrifugal, slips on overload.
Driveshaft Connection: 1″ (25mm) round
Maximum Drilling Torque: 51 ft. lbs. (68 N.m)
Diameter Range: 2″ (51mm) to 8″ (203mm)
Standard Digging Depth: 30” (762 mm) Auger Extension: Non-flighted, plain tube, extends depth to 45″ (1143mm)