Minuteman® Post Driver
Make quick work of installing a chain link fence to keep your family safe, or installing miles of T-Posts to create a border or to contain your animals, by utilizing a Minuteman Post Driver. The Minuteman self-contained, one-person Driver, saves significant time over a manual, hand-held post driver, and eliminates the hassle of pounding and digging fence posts.
- The fixed handle design safely installs posts up to 6 ft. (1.8 m) tall without a ladder.
- The Minuteman has a 2.25" (57 mm) ID Chuck, which will accommodate posts up to 2" (51 mm) in diameter.
- The Driver includes two patented Adapters, 1" (25 mm) and 1.75" (44 mm) to properly align the post and Driver for driving efficiency and quick Driver removal.
- 2.7 oz Oil
Minuteman XL8® Post Driver
The XL8's unique, on-board, rotating extension handle is perfect for driving fence post up to 8 ft. (2.4 m) tall without a ladder - Keeping your feet securely on the ground. The Driver can be operated with the handle in either the up, or down position. In addition to being much safer, you will save time and energy by not moving the ladder from post-to-post.
- The Minuteman XL8 has a 3.25" (82 mm) ID Chuck, which will accommodate fence post up to 3" (76 mm) in diameter.
- The XL8 Driver includes three patented Adapters, 1.75", 2" and 2.5" (44, 51, and 63 mm) to properly align the post and Driver for driving efficiency and quick Driver removal.
- 2.7 oz Oil
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|Price||$1090.00||$1355.00||For it performance and durability - The best ROI in its class|
|Chuck Size||2-1/4" I.D. (57 mm)||3-1/4" I.D. (82 mm)||Maximum post size driven = 1/4" less than Chuck size|
|Includes Patented Adapter(s)||1” & 1.75" (25 & 44 mm)||1.75", 2" & 2.5"
(44, 51 & 64 mm)
|Creates proper driving alignment & allows for easy removal of driver from posts|
|Handle Design||Fixed||Rotating / Extending||> Fixed - Drives 6' posts safely from the ground, without a ladder
> Rotating - Drives 8' posts safely from the ground without a ladder
|Unit Weight||46 lbs. (21 kg )||53 lbs. (24 kg )||Less operator force required while driving posts -
Let the Driver do the work
|Engine||4-stroke (No Mix), 37.7 cc, 1.6 HP||4-stroke (No Mix), 37.7 cc, 1.6 HP||Easy recoil start, runs at an incline|
|Drive Speed||1,750||1,750||Optimal frequency for soil displacement|
|Fuel||Unleaded Gas||Unleaded Gas||Convenience of no gas / oil mixing|
|Engine Oil||10W 30||10W 30||Widely Available|
|Lubrication||EP 0 Low Viscosity Grease||EP 0 Low Viscosity Grease||Widely Available|
|Comfort Grip Handles||Vibration Dampening System||Vibration Dampening System||Reduced vibration & fatigue / Safer for the operator / Extended Operating Time|
|Balanced Design||Even distribution of weight||Even distribution of weight||Ergonomic design for ease of operation|
|Warranty||1 Year||1 Year||We stand behind our products|
|Driver Size||11” W x 13.5” D x 24” H (280 x 343x 610 mm)||11” W x 17” D x 24” H (280 x 432 x 610 mm)|
|Drivable Post Types||
|T-Post||Use 1.75" Adapter||Use 1.75” Adapter||- Residential Fencing
- Livestock or Wildlife Containment
|1-3/8" Chain Link Line Post||Use 1.75” Adapter||Use 1.75” Adapter|
|1-5/8” Chain Link Line Post||1.75” Adapter||Use 1.75” Adapter|
|2-3/8" Chain Link Terminal Post||NA||Use 2.5" Adapter|
|2-7/8" Gate Post||NA||Chuck Only|
|2" Round Wood Post||Chuck Only||Use 2.5” Adapter|
|3" Round Wood Post||NA||Chuck Only|
|Ground Rod||Use 1" Adapter||NA||Electric Fence, Box, Pole Grounding|
|T-Post for Temporary Fence||Use 1.75” Adapter||Use 1.75” Adapter||Landscape Applications|
|Tree or Trellis Stake||Use 1.75” Adapter||Use 1.75” Adapter|
|Plow Marker||Use 1" Adapter||NA|
|Ground Anchor||Use 1" Adapter||NA|
|Form Pins||Use 1" Adapter||NA||Construction|