The Eskimo Pistol Bit ice auger is extremely lightweight at 3.25 lbs but is engineered for rigid strength in extreme temperatures and featuries an indestructible polymer composite sectioned flight system. With a true 8" diameter cutting area Eskimos cutting head system is specially designed for use with a brushless drill and power is directly transferred through the aluminum inner tube allowing for effortless lightening fast operation. With the advent of lighter and stronger materials in the industry drill augers are quickly becoming very popular with ice anglers due to their ease of use, light weight operation, and reduced fatigue when drilling multiple holes. The Pistol bit auger requires a 1/2" chuck and high voltag, high amperage brushless drill. Although there are many drills on the market we recommend the following drills for using with your Pistol Bit ice auger.
- Milwaukee M18 Fuel Model: 2703-22 (can also use with 2704-22 but avoid using K-Drill on hammer setting)
- Dewalt Max XR Model: DCD990M2
- Makita 18V LXT Model: XFD7M
Extension is available here.