Post Hole Diggers and Earth Drills

Introduction

Post hole diggers and earth drills introduction

Post hole digger


Since 1910, family-owned Danuser has been known for quality and innovation. OPICO have been selling Danuser diggers and earth drills for over 40 years in the UK. The same quality and innovation is still found in today's Danuser's full line of hydraulic and PTO diggers. Each digger is constructed of high-grade material and machined to precise tolerances to handle all of your rigorous digging needs.

All Danuser diggers are built to stand the test of time, and the gearbox design proves that. The gearbox is built strong to last. All manufactured to the same quality standards, Danuser augers are built to perform. A selection of auger points and cutting edges are available for different digging needs.

Whether your operation requires a hydraulic or PTO digger, skid-steer mount, front-end loader mount or 3-point hitch mount, OPICO can provide you with a Danuser digger that is nothing short of remarkable. For over 40 years, landscapers, farmers and contractors have looked to OPICO, as one of the industry leader's in digging equipment.

Features

Post Hole Diggers


The Farm Range is designed for tractors from 20 to 80 hp, consists of one model and takes augers to suit a 2" (50mm) solid round output spindle.

The Contractors' range has a heavier duty boom and lower gear ratio and is designed to take augers to suit a 29⁄16" (65mm) solid round output spindle.

Gearboxes
Danuser gearboxes are cast in the USA. Strong and long lasting, these castings are made from high-quality materials and machined by Danuser to tight tolerances. The ring gear and pinions are mounted in Timken tapered roller bearings.

Drivelines
540 RPM Weasler drivelines for PTO models feature "Spline Finder" and "Quik Lok". All drivelines are fully guarded.

Booms, Yokes and Adapter Kits
Booms and yokes are high strength, thick walled, tubing. Adapter kits allow mounting Danuser equipment to a wide variety of machines.

Augers
Double flight construction. Hole depth 40 inches. Diameters from 4 to 36 inches. The maximum diameter and hole depth is dependent on model specifications. Cutting edges, teeth, and points are all heat treated and replaceable.

Accessories
Down force kits, extensions with guards, plain and serrated cutting edges with teeth, and a selection of points are available.

Safety Guards
Auger adapter guards, fully guarded drivelines, pinion guards, and auger extension guards are all standard.

5 Year Gearbox Warranty

Models

J20/80

J20/40 Post Hole digger


The J20/80 Farm Range is designed for 20 to 80 hp tractors and take augers to suit a 2" (50mm) solid round output spindle.


GEAR BOX: Danuser design with a gear ratio 3.1:1. Heat treated forged steel gear set and a limited 5 year warranty
BEARINGS: Timken tapered roller
SEALS: Dual lip high quality, spring loaded
OUTPUT SPINDLE: 2" (50mm) solid round
BOOM: 3 1/2" (89mm) OD Boom
YOKE: 3" (75mm) OD tubing with Category 1 pins
WARRANTY: Limited 5 year gear box warranty

F8

F8 Post Hole digger


The F8 range is designed for contractors with a large helical cut bevel gearbox to take the higher torques generated by larger diameter augers and larger tractors and work day in day out.

The Contractors' range has a heavier duty boom and lower gear ratio and is designed to take augers to suit a 2 9/16" (65mm) solid round output spindle.


GEAR BOX: Danuser design with a gear ratio of 4.125:1
BEARINGS: Timken tapered roller
SEALS: Dual lip high quality, spring loaded
SPIRAL GEAR: The spiral or helical gears ensure more tooth area is in contact at any one time than with smaller models, this ensures reliability under heavier loading
OUTPUT SPINDLE: 2 9/16" (65mm) output shaft
BOOM: 3 1/2" (89mm) OD Boom
YOKE: 3" OD tubing for Cat. I or II mounting
WARRANTY: Limited 5 year gear box warranty

Technical Information

J20/80

J20/80 TRACTOR MOUNTED - CAT 2, 3-POINT LINKAGE, PTO DRIVEN DIGGER

Model No.

Description

Weight

05J20/80

Designed for use with 20-80 maximum hp tractors

118 kg

H20/80 TRACTOR MOUNTED - CAT 2, 3-POINT LINKAGE, HYDRAULIC DIGGER

Model No.

Description

Weight

05H20/80

Hydraulic oil requirement 4-8 gpm

80 kg

(14" (360mm) maximum auger size)

05H20/81

Hydraulic oil requirement 8-16 gpm

80 kg

(24" (610mm) maximum auger size)

F8

TRACTOR MOUNTED - CAT I / II, 3-POINT LINKAGE, PTO DRIVEN DIGGER

Model No.

Description

Weight

05F8

Cat. 1/11 3-point linkage PTO driven

122kg

TRACTOR MOUNTED - CAT I/Il, 3-POINT LINKAGE, HYDRAULICALLY DRIVEN DIGGER

Model No.

Description

Weight

05HF8/1

Hydraulic Oil Requirement 8 - 14 gpm

118 kg

05HF8/2

Hydraulic Oil Requirement 14 - 25 gpm

118 kg

Options & Accessories

Options & Accessories
Model No. Description Weight
056101 4" (100mm) 9kg
056029 6" (150mm) 15kg
056031 9" (230mm) 18 kg
056033 12" (300mm) 24 kg
056035 14" (360mm) 28 kg
056037 16" (41 0mm) 32 kg
056039 18" (460mm) 35 kg
056041 24" (610mm) 43kg
056080G 7" (180mm) extension with guard 4 kg
056204G 14" (360mm) extension with guard (8300 ONLY) 6 kg
056207G 21" (540mm) extension with guard (8300 ONLY) 8 kg
Model No. Description Weight
056121 6" (150mm) 16kg
056122 9" (230mm) 22 kg
056123 12" (300mm) 28 kg
 
OPTIONAL EXTRAS FOR HEAVY DUTY - F8 & 8900
Model No. Description Weight
059079 Down Force Package for F8 (Hydraulic hoses not supplied) 23 kg
059607 Bolt-On Bucket Mount  
0520000 Attaching bracket kit for front loader, mini excavators. (Hydraulic hoses not supplied) 9 kg
Part No. Diameter Weight
05450 4" (100mm) 11 kg
05417 6" (150mm) 17 kg
051552 9" (230mm) 21 kg
05487 10" (255mm) 24 kg
05488 12" (300mm) 31 kg
05489 14" (360mm) 34 kg
057665 16" (410mm) 40 kg
051276 18" (460mm) 42 kg
051272 24" (610mm) 44 kg
057935 30" (760mm) 63 kg
051849G 7" (180mm) auger extension with guard 8 kg
057494G 14" (360mm) auger extension with guard 12 kg
057663G 21" (540mm) auger extension with guard 17 kg
Part No. Diameter Weight
059387 6" (150mm) 21 kg
059314 9" (230mm) 25 kg
059315 10" (255mm) 28 kg
059316 12" (300mm) 34 kg
059317 14" (360mm) 39 kg
059318 16" (410mm) 45 kg
059319 18" (460mm) 57kg
059320 24" (610mm) 70 kg
059321 30" (760mm) 97 kg
056300 Auger Cart

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