The Eskimo Mako 43cc ice auger delivers the perfect blend of strength and stability in an economical package. Designed specifically for ice augers, the Viper engine's high torque (8,000 RPM) delivers unmatched cutting speed and dependable startup in cold weather. Dual-symmetrical serrated Quantum blades cut faster and resist ice and snow buildup, offering balanced operation and a smooth, controlled cut. Primer button for quick response starting. Extra-large recoil handle makes it easy to start the engine while wearing gloves or mittens. See-through gas tank for easy gas level monitoring. Muffler guard protects you from hot areas. Anti-vibration foam grip handles provide added comfort and control. Fingertip throttle trigger offers precise power control. Centering ring prevents drilling angled holes. Eskimo red powdercoat paint finish for durability. Included blade protector extends the life of the blades. Two year limited warranty.