262H Epic Hole Digger

General Equipment Company introduces a a new two man hole digger to the Epic series.

262 H Hole Digger

The new 262H EPICÔ Series two-man hole digger from General Equipment Company offers a lightweight, long-lasting design that is well suited for both homeowners and contractors in a wide variety of industrial and construction related digging projects.

  • New, ergonomically engineered Power-FLEX composite operator handles maximize control
  • Strength and balance while dampening vibrations
  • Reduces kickback and fatigue to increase operator comfort, productivity and job-site safety
  • The handle includes a Magura twist-grip throttle for confident control of the hole digging process
  • Another new feature on the EPIC Series hole digger is the Auger-LOK system 
  • Operators conveniently remove stuck augers
  • The Auger-LOK uses a spring-loaded actuator to lock the auger in place so that operators can simply twist the auger out of the hole
  • Eliminates costly damage to hole digger and auger when using other removal methods
  • Powered by a 4.4-horsepower (3.3 kW) Honda GCV160 four-stroke engine
  • The 262H is capable of digging holes up to 12 inches (305 mm) in diameter
  • Quiet, smooth-running engine offers a maximum digging torque of 134 foot-pounds (182 Nm)
  • It is directly mounted to a totally enclosed, oil-lubricated transmission for maximum efficiency
  • A reliable all-metal centrifugal clutch delivers optimum digging power and consistent performance, as well as long service life
  • The 262H has a 1-inch-diameter (25.4 mm) round auger drive connection 
  • Compatible with the 2350 series earth augers and auger extension from General Equipment Company
  • The unit weighs 50 pounds without an auger