2-9. Operating The Auger.
Start SEE vehicle engine. Raise Earth Auger Assembly up into air until auger clears ground para 2-2 Controls).
Drive SEE vehicle (short distant only) to hole site. Operate SEE controls and position Auger over hole site.
Advise all nearby personnel to move at least 10 feet away from Auger prior to digging.
Before digging, wait until Auger stops swinging and do not rotate Auger, until Auger center point
is touching ground at intended hole site.
Do not back up SEE with Auger attached.
Earth auger may be swinging when SEE vehicle is stopped at hole site area. Wait until swinging stops before