• Price $869.00
  • Product Code: T21556
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The General 240 Series Hole Digger is the first one-man, hand-held hole digger to feature an all position, 4 Stroke engine. No more mixing oil with gas. No more separate fuel cans. And, no more smoky, exhaust mess because of the Honda engine meets current EPA emission standards. The 240H is built with professional features that make it ideal both contractors and homeowners alike. 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 precise, machine-cut gears designed to deliver long service life. The unique ComfortZone™ operator handle design helps maximize strength while reducing the effects of kickback and body fatigue. For use with the 2135 Series earth augers and auger extension.

General Equipment Model M240H Feature:

  • Comfort-Zone™ operator handle
  • All metal centrifugal clutch
  • Precision, spur gear transmission
  • 1.3 HP Honda GX35 4 stroke engine
  • Maximum Digging Torque 51 ft lbs
  • Nominal Auger Rotation Speed 166 RPM, no load
  • Auger Drive Connection 1 inch round
  • Auger Diameter Range 2 inch to 8 inch
  • Standard Auger Digging Length 30 inch
  • Available Auger Extension 15 inch
  • Weight (less auger) 27 lbs

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Tools made in the USA