How to Operate an Excavator
An excavator is a rental machine that helps with digging and refilling big holes. Host Paul Ryan shows how to use an excavator.
When releasing the auger bit and the handle is down, it will find its center.
Start the motor, and squeeze the right handle so the auger starts drilling.
Lower the auger into the dirt, and pull the auger out intermittently to clear the hole.
Squeezing the left handle reverses the drill out of the hole. When you release the auger bit and the handle is down, it will find its center.
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