1 September 1981
30 March 1981 and
25 September 1974
AUGER, EARTH, SKIDMOUNTED; AND
TURNTABLE BASE MOUNTED, POWER DRIVEN
This specification is approved for use by all Departments and Agencies
of the Department of Defense.
1.1 Scope. This specification covers power driven earth augers equipped for
mounting on and operating from standard military 5-ton trucks or commercial
trucks. Each auger is equipped with pole-setting and wire-reeling equipment.
The augers shall be of the following types, as specified
- Skid mounted, diesel engine driven.
- Turntable base mounted diesel engine driven.
2.1 Government documents.
2.1.1 Specifications and standards. Unless otherwise specified (see 6.2),
the following specifications and standards of the issue listed in that issue of
the Department of Defense Index of Specifications and Standards (DoDISS)
specified in the solicitation, form a part of this specification to the extent
Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent
data which may be of use in improving this document should be addressed to: US
Army Mobility Equipment Research and Development Command, ATTN: DRDME-DS, Fort
Belvoir, VA 22060 by using the self-addressed Standardization Document
Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) appearing at the end of this document Or by