DIG BORE HOLES.
During functioning, ejection of hazardous
debris will be contained within 20 meters
of blast area. Personnel should not be
within 20 meters of blast area during
functioning. If explosive containers are
buried at depth less than 36 inches, debris
hazard may extend beyond 20 meters, and
therefore personnel should take cover.
a. Place point of auger approximately 1 foot in from
one end of desired fighting position location (see
If a rock is encountered at any time that
cannot be picked up by auger or removed
by hand, start new hole on either side of
hole that was started.
b. Turn auger clockwise (see illustration) while push-
ing down with moderate pressure.
c. Continue turning auger into ground until it stops