Home | Ice Fishing Reports | HSOList Classifieds | HSOshow | Resorts,Guides,Boats | Ice Leaders | Business Services | Site Map | OutdoorProStore
@ the Leading Edge:
Search
Featured HSOList Classifieds
HUMMINBIRD ICE 55
PSE Stingray
Browning X Bolt 300 Win mag, Left handed
Frabill Guardian
custom rattle reels
2013 custom built 21? RV ICE CASTLE
Affordable NorthWoods Retreat/Recreation Destination
New Topics
going to be a great year!
by walleyehunter80
My first BWCA solo.
by Powerstroke
Ice Fishing Equipment
by Myrt
07:16 PM
Events For You to Enjoy!
A great day for families !
On The Forums ...
ATV front Ice Auger Rack
by Agronomist_at_IA
Dodge pickups
by aanderud
My first BWCA solo.
by Powerstroke
MN Deer Audit Petition: Sign And Spread The Word
by Jameson
Colorado DYI Archery Elk Hunt
by triggertrav
I'll take Lobster please!
by Big Dave2
Question about drill type for Conversion Kit
by Scott O.
Big Sandy Walleye
by nitro640
Peterson Indicted for Child Abuse
by Big Dave2
going to be a great year!
by walleyehunter80
North Shore Fishing in the Fall from shore?
by butsy
07:30 PM
Buick Stalls
by JOHNBIGDOG
07:20 PM
Ice Fishing Equipment
by Myrt
07:16 PM
Where is everyone
by MJ1657
07:15 PM
Fall water temps
by Cliff Wagenbach
07:02 PM
FREE HSOList.com
Classifieds
HUMMINBIRD ICE 55
PSE Stingray
Browning X Bolt 300 Win mag, Left handed
Forum Stats
61608 Members
233 Forums
302837 Topics
2615325 Posts
Share HotSpotOutdoors with family & your good friends.
Who's Online
178 registered Members, 1454 Guests and YOU online now.

Become family and
share HSO.

"i'm having fun"
At the Leading Edge
"!!

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
Hop to:
#2976966 - 12/22/12 01:02 PM
new auger blades wont cut.
mww24 Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 12/14/08
Posts: 1111
Loc: St. Francis MN
Got on the lake this morning and my new blades won't cut. Uts a 8" Eskimo auger. Bought new 8" quantum blades by Eskimo at fleet farm this fall. The point sticks in but tge blades barely cut. I was able to drill an eight inch in about a minute at best. Any ideas? Maybe shim them if there not biting or something?
Top
#2976979 - 12/22/12 01:40 PM
Re: new auger blades wont cut. [Re: mww24]
nubote Offline
HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 01/14/09
Posts: 49
Loc: St.Andrews MB
On the right way?
Top
#2976985 - 12/22/12 01:54 PM
Re: new auger blades wont cut. [Re: nubote]
mww24 Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 12/14/08
Posts: 1111
Loc: St. Francis MN
Yep. Only changed one blade at a time so I had a reference.it cut last year,just slow. Those blades appeared the same as the new ones. Just dull and knicked up.
Top
#2976994 - 12/22/12 02:11 PM
Re: new auger blades wont cut. [Re: mww24]
fish_eat_sleep Offline
Sr HotSpotOutdoors.com Family

Registered: 12/09/11
Posts: 344
Loc: Lakeville, MN
Try searching the web for photos of the blade assembly. even a nut and bolt on upside down or blades mounted on top of the metal could effect it. not sure why new blades wouldnt bite the ice. try flipping the cutting edge of the blade upside down? its easy to confuse on eskimos especially. (done that before). haha
Top
#2977028 - 12/22/12 03:28 PM
Re: new auger blades wont cut. [Re: fish_eat_sleep]
Gekhang Offline
HSOList.com Family

Registered: 07/07/10
Posts: 244
Loc: Minneapolis, MN
+1 for drock. i had bought a lazer bit from them last year and after a few outings, it went out of pitch. Instead of trying to fix it, they just gave me a new replacement!!
Top
Use the Share Buttons below, If You Like this topic.
FishingMinnesota
HSO Business
Discover how HSO delivers outdoor marketing.
Guerrilla Tactics Unveiled - Pound this link to see for yourself.



Moderator:  Jeremy airjer W 

We Thank the
Quality Business that
Help Us Have Fun