PD5-Auger Drive Unit (Copy)


Digga’s PD5 earth drills are ideally suited for mini excavators  with a flow between 60 to 95 lpm.

Including  head bracket, 2 x 2.2mtr hydraulic hoses and choice of full face or open face hydraulic quick couplers. Ready to go to work on site


Choice Of Auger Drive Hub Type
Choice of Hyd Quick Couplers
Choice of Standard Hitch or Swing Control & Cradle Hitch

Clear selection


Auger Drive

To order the PD drive unit, you must first choose by clicking on the buttons 

What drive hub “75mm square or 50mm hex”, then choose which head bracket, “standard or swing control”


Innovative design allows the gearbox to go down the hole to maximise drilling depth without extensions, eliminating downtime and minimises maintenance, optimising your returns. Digga planetary auger drives are fitted with Digga / Eaton bell motors specially designed for drilling and augering in most ground conditions.

    • Compact high torque Digga manufactured gearbox
    • Highly efficient design with less moving parts
    • Fitted with Eaton/Digga geroler hydraulic motor
    • No case drain required
    • Full range of shafts available upon request
    • Extreme duty shaft locking system
    • Drive fits down the hole for greater digging depth
    • Low maintenance with 5yr gear box and 3yr motor warranty


    Standard Head Bracket

    Excavator double pin hitch fitted as standard

    Swing Control – SCS  (Standard hitch is included)

    SCS controls the pendulum actions of your auger making it easier to operate and control, safer on the work site, and greatly improving operator efficiency and effectiveness.

    Integrated into the hitch and drive hood, this multi-award winning design doesn’t depend on friction or cradles and is fully independent of your hydraulic system. Digga’s Patented Swing Control is the most revolutionary pendulum dampening system in the world. Its unique design means the faster you move, the quicker the drive unit stops. Read EERM’s independent review.

    Features & Benefits

    • Controls forward, aft and side to side movement
    • Compact and low maintenance
    • Adjustable levels of dampening
    • Increases efficiency, productivity, and safety on the work site
    • Swing Control can be retrofitted to most exisiting auger drives
    Premium Drive Specifications     
    Rec Flow Range30-50 lpm45-75 lpm55-85 lpm60-95 lpm70-115 lpm
    Nominal Torque2307 Nm3544 Nm4448 Nm5151 Nm5596 Nm
    Motor2K Bell2K Bell2K Bell2K Bell2K Bell
    Pressure Valve FittedOptionalOptionalOptionalOptionalOptional
    Energy Control ValveN / AN / AN / AN / AN / A
    Case Drain RequiredNoNoNoNoNo
    Max Pressure-   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   Do not exceed 240 bar @ 60 lpm  -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -
    Max Flow-   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   Do not exceed 115 lpm @ 130 bar -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -
    Max Power-   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   Do not exceed 25 Kw (34 hp)   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -
    Overall Length557 mm579 mm579 mm579 mm730 mm
    Diameter187 mm240 mm240 mm240 mm240 mm
    Weight (no frame / hitch)45 Kg57 Kg58 Kg67 Kg89 Kg
    Std Output Shaft65 mm Round65 mm Round75 mm Square75 mm Square75 mm Square
    Swing ControlN / AOptionalOptionalOptionalOptional
    DiggalignN / AOptionalOptionalOptionalOptional
    Rec Auger4 Series4 Series4 Series4 Series4 Series
    6 Series6 Series6 Series
    Max Auger Dia Clay / Shale450 mm600 mm750 mm900 mm900 mm
    Max Auger Dia Earth600 mm750 mm900 mm1000 mm1000 mm
    (*) Max/min drilling diameter (DIA) dependant on ground conditions. Guide is a recommendation only.

    Additional information

    Weight 70 kg
    Dimensions 30 × 60 × 60 cm
    Choice Of Auger Drive Hub Type

    Square Hub 75mm, Hex Hub 50mm

    Choice of Hyd Quick Couplers


    Choice of Standard Hitch or Swing Control & Cradle Hitch

    Double Pin Standard Cradle, Swing Control Head Bracket

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