1.75'' Heavy Duty Garden Auger Planting Tool to Drill Soil and Earth 1-75x24HD

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Product Description

  • 1.75" diameter x 24" length heavy duty Garden Auger
  • Heavy duty cutter makes it an excellent choice for harder ground
  • Ideal size for root feeding and watering
  • Plant seeds and small bulbs fast- shaped shaft prevents slipping
  • Fits 3/8" drills and larger; 1/2" 18 volt drill recommended

The Garden Auger by Custom Auger Systems: Drill. Plant. Enjoy. This 1.75'' diameter garden auger features an added weld-on tool steel oil-hardened cutter blade. The cutter is designed extra thick for sharpening when the blade becomes dull. (See pictures for details.) Shaft is shaped with three flats to prevent slipping in your drill chuck. Best uses include deep root watering or feeding, drilling pilot holes for fertilizer or tree stakes or planting small items like seeds or small bulbs. Drill is not included. You must supply your own drill.


Customer reviews(8)

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Nigel
May 5, 2016
I bought this because we had purchased 260 bulbs from Costco and there was no way I was going to dig that many holes manually.

The price is expensive on this. I really couldn't believe that I was about to pay this amount of money for an auger to plant bulbs. However, being made in the USA is excellent. Other reviews of the Chinese augers here on Amazon are 50-50 hit and miss and I didn't want to deal with that.

This did the job with my 1/2
Steve
June 18, 2018
I am probably not being fair. Let me say the auger worked, but being in the Arizona desert and trying to drill a hole the entire 24 inches is probably a little or a lot more then this was designed for. The soil is very very hard has lots of clay and very rocky. You would be that way being baked in the scorching sun year after year. I had to re-weld the cutting edge and tip about 5 times and regrind the edges. Water soak the holes and wait a couple hours for the water to disappear before going back to drill them. Like I said, it worked took a lot of work on my part but I knew that would be the case. All in all it did work. If you have soft soil and not planning on drilling to the center of the earth this is a great tool for the price.
David Pearson
May 15, 2012
Reviews have stated that this auger struggles in clay. What I found using my 3/8
Lowend15
June 24, 2010
I fertilize trees by filling foot deep holes with Milorganite around the drip line. As the trees get bigger, so do the drip lines. I used to use a 1
Brian Higgins
May 29, 2018
We use these to drill holes on the beach to set up umbrellas. The cutting wedge breaks through the sea shells with ease. Have also used it in a gravel parking lot to dig holes. This product makes quick work of most any material you ask it to dig through.
Dean Sensui
September 30, 2010
The soil I wanted to plant in was very tough, compacted clay. It was what was left after the original contractor graded the subdivision. So it's been that way for a million years or so.

With a post-hole digger it would take about a half-hour to dig a hole about 10
Bill Wyckoff
July 4, 2018
This auger is fantastic. Service was great. Shipping problem by the Post Office was fixed by the seller. Well constructed and I'm very happy with it.
RickyB
October 9, 2009
I use this for fertilizing trees, using a corded very heavy duty 1/2


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