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DIY Guru Auger (3″ x 12″)


DIY Guru Auger (3″ x 12″)

Do it yourself and do it all with the DIY Guru Auger, the ultimate handheld auger for all your gardening and home improvement needs! This versatile 3-inch auger is compact, yet powerful, letting you tackle a wide range of garden tasks with confidence, transforming the way you dig, plant, and mix materials for your various projects. The handheld auger’s compatibility with most cordless drills ensures you have the power and freedom to venture beyond the garden and take on any task around your home, no matter how big or small. Now available in a selection of striking colors - black, pink, lime, and purple - you can add a touch of style to your DIY auger. Specifically designed to fit ½-inch drills, this garden drill auger is the essential tool for every DIY enthusiast. *Drills sold separately.

Get The Perfect Auger For All Projects

Discover the ultimate multi-purpose tool that will revolutionize your home projects: the DIY Guru Hand Auger. This gem of a DIY auger is perfect for tackling those everyday tasks around the house, from planting bulbs or 3-inch up to 5-inch potted plants to mixing fertilizer. The handheld auger’s lightweight design and remarkable flexibility allows you to effortlessly manage countless other jobs, solidifying its position as your go-to tool.

The DIY Guru Auger measures 3 inches in diameter by 12 inches long. It has been designed to leave a small amount of loose soil in the bottom of the hole when digging to help a new plant to start growing. The garden drill auger features rugged, 10-gauge flighting, a 3/8-inch non-slip hex drive, and it is painted a glossy black enamel. It also includes a 5/8-inch center shaft made completely from solid steel.

Compatible with most cordless drills, the DIY auger is incredibly user-friendly. Simply tighten the drill chuck to secure the auger, and you’re all set to dig. Experience the convenience, efficiency, and versatility of the DIY Guru Hand Auger, and start checking off those boxes on your to-do list.

This product will fit ½-in drills. Need a drill for your new auger? Check out our selection of Drills and Drill Bundles.

California Prop 65 Disclosure


  • USA-made
  • Painted a glossy black, pink, lime, or purple
  • Comes with hanging box for easy storage
  • Fits most electric or cordless drills, will fit ½-in drills
  • Minimum voltage recommendation: 18V cordless drill


  • Digs holes up to 11 inches deep
  • Rugged, 5/8-inch 100% steel shaft with 10-gauge flighting
  • 3/8-inch non-slip hex drive, will fit ½-in drills
  • 3 in. W x 12 in. L
  • *Drills sold separately
  • Safety Notice: Do not use earth augers with impact driver drills, drill bit extensions or sockets.

Guides, Manuals, & Docs

    • Use the Auger Guide to pick the right auger for your project

Product Name

DIY Guru Auger (3" x 12")

Product Category

Garden Augers


American Steel

Dimensions (H x W x D)



1lb 15oz

Hole Size (Width x Depth)

3" x 12"

Use (heavy vs. light duty)

Light duty

Drill Fit (inches)

3/8" hex

Voltage Recommendation (V)


Add-Ons & Adapters (hexes, tips, adapters)


Color Options

Black, Pink, Lime, Purple


Limited Lifetime

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