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DHS Hydraulic Post Hole Digger

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Red Roo DHS post hole digger is designed to provide a safe, simple one person operation for digging holes. The DHS is all hydraulic for greater reliability and low maintenance. It disassembles easily for transport. Ideal for fencing contractors and the hire and rental industry. The DHS is available with a wide range of augers to dig from 100mm (4") to 350 mm (14") in diameter and 900mm (35") deep. Depth may be increased with the use of one or more 500mm (20") extensions. Red Roo and been a market leader with this product for over twenty five years.

DHS Hydraulic Post Hole Digger Demonstration

This video demonstrates the Red Roo DHS Hydraulic Post Hole Digger in operation at a metropolitan golf course. The Post Hole Digger is disassembled for ease of transport and the video shows how easy it is to assemble the Post Hole Digger. The video further demonstrates how effective the Post Hole Digger is with one person digging holes.

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James Kerr and Deb Mc Donald demonstrate the DHS Hydraulic Post Hole Digger digging post holess for fencing in Bullengarook, Victoria Australia which is between Gisborne and Bacchus Marsh. This video shows how to assemble the DHS and its many features besides seeing it in action on location in Bellengarook.

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Best for Less Fencing in Melton, Victoria has been constructing fencing for 35 years. They purchased a Red Roo Post Hole Digger 17 years ago and "never put a spanner on it". Red Roo would encourage everyone to hire and try before you buy, this test gave Best for Less the confidence to purchase their machine.


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9hp (7kW) OHV GX270 Honda (Genuine)
2500mm (98")
810mm (32")
1550mm (61")
80 kg (176lbs)
4.80 x 4.00 x 8 Pneumatic
100mm (4") - 350mm (14")
900mm (35")
(Extension Allows for Another 500mm (20")
0 - 60 RPM 200cc Danfoss Motor
Pump 4.0 cc Per Revolution
150 Bar (2200 PSI)
Flat-faced, No Drip, Quick Connect Couplings
10 Micron Heavy Duty Inline Filtration With Replaceable Hydraulic Filter
Pressure Relief Valve Is Incorporated In The Manifold
Sandblasted & Powder Coated Finish
Dual Rotation of Auger (Standard & Counter Rotating)
Hydraulic Fluid Level Indicator In Tank
Spring Loaded Height Adjustment (Allows Operator to Clear Auger & Extension from hole)
Hydraulic Power / No Belts / Gears Or Shear Pins
Safe, Simple, Single Person Operation
Control Handle - Automatic Neutral Return
Disassembles For Easy Transport
12 Months On Machine & 2 Years On Engine As Per Specification
90 Days In Commercial Applications / 90 Days In Hire & Rental
DHS Hydraulic Post Hole Digger
9hp (7kW) OHV GX270 Honda
Spring Loaded Pin to wheel axle allows the operator to increase digging depth.
500mm (20") Extension allows for increased digging capacity.
Remove Auger by simply pulling the pin.
The DHS 9 Single Person Post Hole Digger is very easy to transport in a utility vehicle.
Standard rotating (clockwise), counter rotating (anticlockwise) & neutral are the three po
Spring loaded handle allows for drilling on slightly uneven terrain.
Wheels are easily removed from wheel axle shaft. Simply remove pin and slide the tyre off
Enclosed contents safety and operating instructions, owners manual, and hazard evaluation
Flat Face No Drip Quick Connect Couplings
Shipping Dimensions 650mm X 1450mm X 750mm Weight 130kgs Does not include augers
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