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What is the best brand of ice auger?

What is the best brand of ice auger?

Here are the best ice augers available.

  • Best Budget: Eskimo Hand Ice Auger. Buy on Dick’s Buy on
  • Best Hand Auger: StrikeMaster Lazer Hand Auger.
  • Best Propane: Jiffy 46 X-Treme Propane Auger.
  • Best Electric: Ion 40V Electric Ice Auger.
  • Best Combo: Nordic Legend Power Ice Auger and Portable Two Man Shelter.

Who makes the best electric auger?

The 5 best electric Ice Augers for 2021:

  • Landworks Heavy Duty Electric Ice Auger – Editor’s Choice.
  • ION X 29250 40V 5 amp-Hour Electric 8-Inch Ice Auger – Best Alternative.
  • ION X 19250 40V Electric Ice Auger – Best Selling.
  • RAZR Lithium Ice Auger with Reverse – Most Affordable.
  • Arksen Electric Ice Auger – Best Cheap Option.

How well do hand ice augers work?

They work fine on early ice that is less than 10 inches thick, but once the ice gets thicker they become a drag to use. If you only plan to drill one or two holes no problem, but most of us with power augers like to cut more than that during a day.

How deep can an ice auger drill?

An auger can drill holes as deep as 95 feet and as shallow as 3 feet. However, once the depth goes beyond 95 feet, you can add an extension rod to the auger.

Where are StrikeMaster ice augers made?

Currently the Strikemaster Solo augers have a transmission made here locally in MN, and all Mora augers and blades.

How many holes can a propane auger drill?

The propane augers will get you over 75 holes per tank.

Which is better an electric or gas ice auger?

Each has its own specific features that make it work right: An electric ice auger works with a rechargeable battery. It typically uses lithium-ion power. Such a battery produces no emissions and is quiet. A gas-powered auger is stronger as the motor on its body adds more force and power.

What’s the warranty on an electric ice auger?

Finally, a two-year limited warranty accompanies the auger and covers issues with the motor, battery, and charger. The ION 33405 8″ Electric Ice Auger is an interesting product mainly due to its design and its green hue which makes it stand out from the pack.

Who is the leader in electric ice augers?

Jiffy has long been one of the market leaders when it comes to producing ice augers. Many of their customers have long-awaited for them to step into the electric ice auger game.

What kind of Auger do you need for ice fishing?

From electric to gas-powered to hand-operated augers, we’ve selected a wide range of cool products for you to use on your next fishing expedition. They are tough, powerful, and reliable, and no one serious about ice fishing should venture out into the white without one.