Jump to content

Unofficial Home of Old Simplicity & Allis-Chalmers Garden Tractors

Sign in to follow this  
SmilinSam

Off subject Question-gas post hole augers

Recommended Posts

SmilinSam
Has anyone ever used those two cycle post hole augers? They sell a one and a two man version. Wondering if they are really worth the bucks if you are digging alot of holes. Thanks, Sam

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Al
I've used the same Tanaka 1 man auger for 15 years (Did you see it in my Gypsy Wagon?). Best part is, unlike a 2 man, I can use it without asking for help. Don't know how many holes I've dug, but I'm ready for my 8th cutter (boring through blacktop wears them out after a while). This thing is amazing. I've NEVER replaced any mechanical part. Pictured is a 6" auger. 8" is okay, but anything larger whips me around pretty good. Are they worth the money..? You bet..! I not only use mine for post holes, but for breaking the top crust if I want to dig a hole by hand. Most recently, I dug the holes for my wife's garden plants (she got mad because I took the "fun" [work] out of gardening).[A href='http://home.att.net/~herb.niewender/wagon-seq.jpg'][img src='http://home.att.net/~herb.niewender/tanaka-seq.jpg'][/a]

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Guest
This topic is now closed to further replies.
Sign in to follow this  

  • Who's Online (See full list)

    • casinojim
    • Bear
    • Bill725
    • 720nut
    • fishnwiz
    • colincox1
    • Sovereignm88
    • simplewrench
    • rokon2813
  • Today's Birthdays

    1. 1978Simplicity7016H
      1978Simplicity7016H
      (20 years old)
    2. Robert McCain
      Robert McCain
      (32 years old)
  • Recent Status Updates

    • gwiseman

      gwiseman

      Club banners are available  for members use during show season https://simpletractors.com/forums/topic/57849-simpletractors-club-banners-available/
       
      · 0 replies
    • gwiseman

      gwiseman

      Today is SimpletrACtors founder Kent Thomas' birthday. RIP my friend.
      · 3 replies
  • Adverts

×