auger bit


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auger bit

[′ȯ·gər ‚bit]
(design engineering)
a A bit shaped like an auger but without a handle; used for wood boring and for earth drilling.
(mining engineering)
Hard steel or tungsten carbide-tipped cutting teeth used in an auger running on a torque bar or in an auger-drill head running on a continuous-flight auger.

auger bit

A bit having a square tang, fitted into and rotated by a brace; used for drilling holes in wood.
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The drill follows the auger bit down and is periodically pulled to the surface to remove the core and drill cuttings.
leaving the auger head attached to the Control Arm while using the 2nd man handles really made boring and removal of the auger bit from the newly formed hole easy.
Upon inspection, the team found that the 8-inch diametel pipe had a 39-inch gap--a hole so extensive that they speculaled that the 36-inch auger bit used to set the flagpole case must have penetrated the pipe, completely severing it on both ends, Fortunately, the center was still raider construction so the sewer lines were not active and no leakage occurred.
Her team also made its peanut butter machine with an auger bit and plastic pipe, spun by a bicycle chain.
Choose from 2-inch hex or 2 9/16 round output shafts for most models and a full line of auger bits to meet your job requirements.
Forstner drill bits, hardware drill bits or hinge cutting bits are usually used for larger drill bit diameters - there are also auger bits for deep holes in wood.
Professional bulb planters use auger bits attached to compressor-run drills for speedy bulb planting.
It might be an exercise in futility, but to emphasize the flight of local industries, let's offer an alphabetical list of post-World War II manufacturers that can only be remembered: Acrabore Auger Bits, Allen Candy Co.
It is the leading supplier of auger bits and wear parts for the utility, construction and agricultural markets.
Its product lines include VISE-GRIP(R) Locking Pliers and Clamps, QUICK- GRIP(R) Clamping Products, TURBOMAX(R) Drill Bits, UNIBIT(R) Step Drills and Carbide Hole Cutters, IRWIN(R) Auger Bits, HANSON(R) Taps and Dies, CHESCO(R) Hex Tools, PROSNIP(R) Snips, MARATHON(R) Saw Blades, SPEEDBOR(R) 2000(R) Wood Boring Bits and STRAIT-LINE marking products, among others.