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The 10” HC40™ propane ice auger weighs only 33 pounds. Featuring a clean burning, 40cc 4-cycle engine with minimal emissions, this ice auger is easy to use and easy to store. With an auto prime fuel system, it runs on readily available 1 lb. propane cylinder, and easily connects with a Quick-Release bottle holder. Designed with a Quantum™ Cutting System, your high-compression propane auger will last longer and hold its edge in dirty ice. Designed for chasing big fish, the HC40 10” propane ice auger is a powerful addition to your ice fishing gear.

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SKU: HC40Q10

Product Documentation

(For units with serial number 028445 or 028446)

(For units with serial numbers 025213 or 028446)

(For units with serial numbers 019720 or 023280)

(For units with serial number 025213)

(For units with serial number 023280)

(For units with serial number 019720)




33 lbs

Cutting Diameter


Auger Length



40cc High-Compression 4-Cycle Engine

This clean-burning high compression engine is optimized to take full advantage of high octane propane fuel, packing more power into a lighter package, and giving you enough power to turn either an 8” or 10” auger with minimal weight added to the unit.

Quick-release bottle holder

The HC40 runs on readily available 1lb. propane cylinders, and a quick-release bottle holder allows you to easily disconnect and replace your fuel supply

Low maintenance

No need to worry about gummed up carburetors.

No Prime Fuel System

No more need to prime the engine before startup, just open the valve and pull the recoil to begin drilling

Powered by Quantum™

The Quantum auger is ideal for re-drilling holes with its unique centering ring, and Quantum blades last longer than competitor blades and hold their edge in dirty ice

Precision transmission offers optimum gearing

Eskimo is the only ice auger line using sealed ball bearings instead of bushings

Blade protector extends the life of the blade (included)


  • EngineHigh-Compression 4-Cycle
  • Displacement40.0cc
  • TransmissionAll Ball Bearing
  • Weight34 lbs.
  • Warranty5-Year Limited
  • Auger Length42"
  • Cutting Diameter10"
  • Blade StyleQuantum™
  • Handle DesignFoam Grip
  • Starter HandleMitten Grip

* Ardisam warrants to the retail purchaser that this small, off-road engine was designed, built and equipped to conform at the time of initial sale to all applicable regulations of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Ardisam Inc

All weights, specifications and features are approximate and are subject to change without notice. Due to continuous product improvements, product images may not be exact. Warning labels in some product images may have been removed for photography purposes only. Props shown in photos not included. Some assembly may be required.

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