Model # PEA438

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Powermate 43cc Earth Auger Powerhead with 8 in. Bit
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Powermate

43cc Earth Auger Powerhead with 8 in. Bit

  • Powerful 43cc 2 cycle engine for maximum performance
  • Heavy duty direct gear drive with solid steel drive shaft
  • Equipped with 8 in. bit. Ready to use out of the box
$ 249 00
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Product Overview

  • Powerful 43cc 2 cycle engine for maximum performance
  • Heavy duty direct gear drive with solid steel drive shaft
  • Equipped with 8 in. bit. Ready to use out of the box
The Powermate Earth Auger gives you the power to drill holes for decks, fence posts, tree planting and more. It features a 43cc engine with a bit speed up to 317 RPM for quick, efficient drilling. This hardworking machine includes an 8 in. drill bit for supreme drilling capacity. It is outfitted with a manual recoil easy start fuel delivery system that allows for quick starting ability and a translucent fuel tank that lets you easily keep an eye on fuel levels.
  • Assembled dimension: 11 in. W x 26 in. D x 48 in. H
  • Bit turns at a maximum of 317 RPM to move earth quickly and easily
  • 1.3 ft. lb. of torque makes easy work of boring holes for fence installation, tree and bulb planting and other outdoor needs
  • Manual startup provides reliability
  • Works with augers from 6 in. to 8 in. in diameter for versatile auger uses
  • Includes 8 in. bit
  • 2-cycle, 43cc engine provides powerful, efficient performance
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

Product Overview

  • Powerful 43cc 2 cycle engine for maximum performance
  • Heavy duty direct gear drive with solid steel drive shaft
  • Equipped with 8 in. bit. Ready to use out of the box
Model #: PEA438
Sku #: 587095
Internet #: 202532639

The Powermate Earth Auger gives you the power to drill holes for decks, fence posts, tree planting and more. It features a 43cc engine with a bit speed up to 317 RPM for quick, efficient drilling. This hardworking machine includes an 8 in. drill bit for supreme drilling capacity. It is outfitted with a manual recoil easy start fuel delivery system that allows for quick starting ability and a translucent fuel tank that lets you easily keep an eye on fuel levels.

  • Assembled dimension: 11 in. W x 26 in. D x 48 in. H
  • Bit turns at a maximum of 317 RPM to move earth quickly and easily
  • 1.3 ft. lb. of torque makes easy work of boring holes for fence installation, tree and bulb planting and other outdoor needs
  • Manual startup provides reliability
  • Works with augers from 6 in. to 8 in. in diameter for versatile auger uses
  • Includes 8 in. bit
  • 2-cycle, 43cc engine provides powerful, efficient performance
  • California residents see Prop 65 WARNINGS

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CA (CARB) Compliant CARB Compliant CARB Compliant CARB Compliant
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Specifications

Dimensions

Handle Length (in.)
26
Maximum auger diameter accommodated (in.)
8
Minimum auger diameter accommodated (in.)
6
Product Depth (in.)
26
Product Height (in.)
48
Product Width (in.)
11 in

Details

Antivibration
No
Auger Type
Powerhead
CA (CARB) Compliant
CARB Compliant
Clutch
Centrifugal
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
Engine Cycles
2 Cycle
Engine Displacement (cc)
43
Engine Make
OEM Branded
Engine Torque (ft.-lb.)
1.3
Engine Type
2 Cycle
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
.32
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gear Ratio
30:1
Housing Material
Aluminum
Ice auger conversion capable
No
Maximum revolutions per minute (rpm)
317
Operation
One person
Powerhead Type
Consumer
Product Weight (lb.)
35lb
Recommended Oil Type
2-cycle engine oil that meets or exceeds JASO-FC specifications
Reconditioned
No
Returnable
30-Day
Rust Resistant
Yes
Start Type
Manual
Translucent fuel tank
Yes
Variable Speed
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
CARB Compliant
Manufacturer Warranty
2 year limited

Specifications

Dimensions

Handle Length (in.)
26
Maximum auger diameter accommodated (in.)
8
Minimum auger diameter accommodated (in.)
6
Product Depth (in.)
26
Product Height (in.)
48
Product Width (in.)
11 in

Details

Antivibration
No
Auger Type
Powerhead
CA (CARB) Compliant
CARB Compliant
Clutch
Centrifugal
Commercial / Residential
Commercial / Residential
Engine Cycles
2 Cycle
Engine Displacement (cc)
43
Engine Make
OEM Branded
Engine Torque (ft.-lb.)
1.3
Engine Type
2 Cycle
Fuel Tank Capacity (gallons)
.32
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gear Ratio
30:1
Housing Material
Aluminum
Ice auger conversion capable
No
Maximum revolutions per minute (rpm)
317
Operation
One person
Powerhead Type
Consumer
Product Weight (lb.)
35lb
Recommended Oil Type
2-cycle engine oil that meets or exceeds JASO-FC specifications
Reconditioned
No
Returnable
30-Day
Rust Resistant
Yes
Start Type
Manual
Translucent fuel tank
Yes
Variable Speed
Yes

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
CARB Compliant
Manufacturer Warranty
2 year limited

Questions & Answers

How long is the 8" auger? In other words, how deep can it drill a hole?

Asked by: Rick
Anyone know how deep is possible?
Answered by: Beedle
Date published: 2018-11-11

is 8 inch or 10 inch better for 4 by 4 post

Asked by: flow
36 would be better - add some quickcrete
Answered by: Beedle
Date published: 2018-11-11

Is this a one man auger?

Asked by: rookie
Yes, I have been digging the holes alone.
Answered by: Digger
Date published: 2018-04-25

Can This be used to dig wider holes for planting trees?

Can This be used to dig wider holes for planting trees?
Asked by: Seamonster
Only if you make multiple holes . Next to each other. I have used it to make a fire pit.
Answered by: Yamaha
Date published: 2018-10-07
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Customer Reviews

43cc Earth Auger Powerhead with 8 in. Bit is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 268.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Starts every time... makes quick work... did struggle in some thick clay, but after soaking for a... Starts every time... makes quick work... did struggle in some thick clay, but after soaking for a few minutes was able to punch through...
Date published: 2018-11-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from weak My dad brought his earthquake and i used the powermate and his earthquake had faster RPM’s and more power
Date published: 2018-11-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Use one before now I owe it and love it... Use one before now I owe it and love it
Date published: 2018-10-30
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Was not up to the task of digging through rockey... Was not up to the task of digging through rockey soil.
Date published: 2018-10-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Plenty of power ,cut right through good size tree roots! Starts easy every time. Great price. Plenty of power ,cut right through good size tree roots! Starts easy every time. Great price.
Date published: 2018-10-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy to assemble ... Easy to assemble
Date published: 2018-10-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It did the job well. Might have trouble in clay... It did the job well. Might have trouble in clay or hard packed soil. Over it works good
Date published: 2018-10-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Used to drill fence post holes. Easy to use, powerful tool. Takes some getting used to but would ... Used to drill fence post holes. Easy to use, powerful tool. Takes some getting used to but would recommend 100%
Date published: 2018-10-03
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