BT 45 Planting Auger - $499.95 DSRP


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BT 45 Planting Auger

DSRP: $499.95

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A gasoline-powered planting auger that is great for mass flower plantings or deep root fertilization.

Not only does the BT 45 planting auger have a dependable and powerful engine, it's also lightweight and comfortable to use thanks to an advanced anti-vibration system. Ideal for mass flower plantings or deep root fertilization, this specialized small landscaping auger features a compact, streamlined ergonomic design making it easy to operate. The best part— its gas powered engine lets you work out...Read More
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BT 45 Planting Auger Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 0.8 kW (1.07 bhp)
WEIGHT 4.8 kg (10.5 Ibs.)
FUEL TANK CAPACITY 250 cc (8.5 oz.)
DRILL SPEED 1st Gear: 663 rpm
2nd Gear: 1,972 rpm
Reverse: 590 rpm
POWER SOURCE Gas
Model Features
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    Built in the USA
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    Anti-Vibration System
    STIHL has developed a system for minimizing the vibration levels of handheld outdoor power equipment. The STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.
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    Two-Speed Gearbox
    The two-speed gearbox includes a neutral position as well as a reverse gear to help back out jammed drill bits.

Important Information
Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Learn More…
WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.

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BT 45 Planting Auger is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 10.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works Great! Bought this to plant flowers, dig holes for landscaping, and for post holes. I have also used it to soften dirt for trenches. It chews through roots, clay, and weed mat without difficulty. An awesome little machine!
Date published: 2013-03-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from more power would be nice easy start, soft ground works well. Hard clay clutch stalls it.,could use a nitrous system.Works well for plant bulbs in soft soil.
Date published: 2012-12-15
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