SECTION IV. KIT INSTALLATION
A portion of Earth Auger Assembly Kit must be installed on SEE vehicle before Earth Auger Assembly can be
attached. The conversion kit can function with both backhoe bucket and Earth Auger Assembly. This conversion
will allow the SEE to change from backhoe bucket use to Earth Auger Assembly use and vice-versa.
4-13. Unpacking Earth Auger Assembly Kit And Installation On SEE Vehicle.
Kit Installation Is necessary one time for each SEE vehicle. After kit is installed, Bucket or Auger
Drive Unit may be installed on SEE vehicle in shop or by operator at excavation site. If Auger
Drive Unit or Auger is installed at excavation site, they are transported in a companion vehicle.
Appropriate personnel and/or a suitable lifting device must be used.
Remove packing crate boards to gain access to kit parts. Remove nails or fasteners from boards.
Remove kit parts from packing crate. Check kit parts against packing slip for correct parts and quantities.
Note and report any missing or damaged parts.
Earth Auger Assembly is shipped as a Kit. Part number is #1 650EH-MS, NSN 2590-01-384-6857. Parts are
included to attach the Earth Auger Assembly to a SEE vehicle and also for backhoe bucket use. Kit contents
are listed in the following table and illustrated in this section.
Some parts are preassembled by the manufacturer.
Part of ID
Earth Auger Assembly, (Link, Auger Drive Unit, and Auger)
Rope, Tie down, Black- (6 Ft. to tie down Bucket control
Length 6 Ft. & 9 Ft.
linkage to SEE when transporting). (9 ft. rope to pull Auger
when removing from Auger Drive Unit, tie down to SEE).
Clamp, Low Pressure, Type F. Holds #10
Clamp to dipper
Bracket, Hanger, Hose (with Lynch Pin on wire rope).
Holds auger hose assembly in
place on boom elbow.
Hose Assembly, Auger, Boom Mounted, 138 inch
Two hoses w/clamp.
Hose Assembly 30 inch
Replaces rigid metal tubes.
Adapter Assembly consists of
(Adapter with/Male Fitting and Adapter with/Female fitting).
four fittings total.
DOM Spacer Assembly (With Bolt and Lock washer)
Use in existing upper boom cyl.
Label, Warning. (Hydraulic System Warnings).
Mounts on Boom Cylinders.
Clamp (Holds bucket hoses in place during Auger use).
Mounts on Dipper Cylinder.
Snap Ring Pliers