The Eijkelkamp Prospecting Kit (#01.16) has been specifically designed for use in heterogeneous soils, and is suitable for almost any soil type.
Designed for use by a single operator, the Eijkelkamp Prospecting Kit is highly portable. Each kit includes a quiver style backpack that allows all augers, extensions & handles to be carried by one person, without undue physical effort. A standard kit weighs approximately 17kgs.
Typical applications include:
• Contaminated sites assessment.
• Soil sampling above groundwater table.
• Soil sampling below groundwater table.
• Environmental soil research.
• Undisturbed sampling.
• Soil texture research.
The Eijkelkamp Prospecting Kit (#01.16) includes:
• 1 x Ergonomic T-Handle.
• 1 x Edelman Auger (sand).
• 1 x Edelman Auger (coarse sand).
• 1 x Edelman Auger (combination).
• 1 x Edelman Auger (clay).
• 1 x Riverside Auger.
• 1 x Stoney Soils Auger.
• 6 x Extension rods (bayonet fitting).
• 1 x Light Weight Carry Bag.
Using a hand auger kit has never been easier. Eijkelkamp have included their world famous “bayonet fitting” to ensure the interchange of extension rods & cutting heads can be undertaken with a minimum of effort.
The Eijkelkamp Prospecting Kit (01.16) contains enough hardware to reach a depth of 7 meters in both hard and soft soils.
Connection bayonet Maximum sample depth 7 m Product material iron, other material Sample diameter 7 cm Sample length 10 cm Sample specification disturbed Sampler position vertical Package size 117 x 27 x 23 cm Weight 18 kg
Soil profile description and classification
Soil sampling above groundwater table
Soil sampling below groundwater table
Prospecting Kit (01.16) - Hand auger equipment
Prospecting Kit (01.16) - Using an Eijkelkamp Hand Auger
Prospecting Kit (01.16) - Manufacturing the Edelman Auger