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For rent - Post Hole Digger

Melbourne (Pascoe Vale)


We had to dig some holes for a deck and splashed out on this.  It cost a bit but meant the hole digging took less than 30mins and was easy to get deep.

I have only used it a couple of times it meant i was able to dig the holes for our deck in 20mins instead of a couple of days.  It has now be used quite a bit through this site and still going strong. 

Prior to hiring you might think about whether you need to phone/email 'dial before you dig' and what size auger you need - I have 100,150, 200, 250 and 300mm ~800 long + a 300mm extension.  Most people have had great success with digging their holes.  If you hit a rock or a root, you need to stop and dig them out, and if it has been dry for an extended time the going can be slow, so I recommend digging a pilot hole with the 100mm filling with water, sipping a cuppa and then having a go with a larger auger. You might also find some instructive videos on youtube.

Post Hole Digger reviews

  • Machine worked great, Paul was very helpful and provided very useful instruction. Highly recommended
    about 1 year ago
  • First time on open shed. Great concept. Paul was a pleasure to deal with
    over 1 year ago
  • Thank you Paul.  Hole digger was so easy to use. Never missed a beat.  Paul was very helpful with the instructions.  Made the job easier.  Hopefully I can turn to Paul again when I near to hire equipment again. 
    Thanks again
    over 1 year ago
  • Digger never missed a beat. Good tool and Paul communicated all instructions well. Easy to deal with.
    over 1 year ago
  • Great machine, easy to use. Paul's instructions on how to use machine were spot on and easy. Friendly and easy to get along with and would hire from Paul again. Thanks Paul.
    over 1 year ago

Rating 5 - 36 reviews

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